DOH cites the owners of a Maui gas station for violations

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Department of Health's has issued a Notice of Violation and Order against Kapunakea Partners, the registered owner and operator of West Maui Shell located in Lahaina.

Kapunakea Partners has been assessed an $85,750 penalty for failure to provide adequate spill prevention equipment; failure to maintain release detection records for the tanks and piping; and failure to conduct maintenance and /or testing of operability of all release detection equipment.

The DOH says the violations were discovered during a routine inspection conducted on May 11, 2010.

Kapunakea Partners has 20 days to contest the Notice of Violation and Order and request a hearing.

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