Violation Tracker Individual Record
Date:December 24, 2002
Offense Group:environment-related offenses
Primary Offense:environmental violation
Ashland Inc. was sentenced to pay a criminal fine of $1.5 million and $11.55 million in other payments in connection with a massive 1997 explosion at the company's St. Paul Park refinerythat injured several people.
Level of Government:federal
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Justice Department Environment and Natural Resources Division
Civil or Criminal Case:criminal
HQ Country of Parent:USA
HQ State of Parent:Delaware
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:chemicals
Specific Industry of Parent:chemicals
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