Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Exxon Mobil Corporation
Current Parent Company: 
Exxon Mobil
Penalty: 
$11,200,000
Year: 
2001
Date: 
December 13, 2001
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

The company agreed to pay a civil penalty of $8.2 million and spend $3 million on an environmental project to settle violations relating to alleged mismanagement of benzene-contaminated waste at Port Mobil, a major petroleum storage and distribution terminal on Authur Kill at Staten Island, New York.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Environment and Natural Resources Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
New York
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Texas
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
oil and gas
Specific Industry of Parent: 
oil & gas
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Parent company note: 
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