Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Chevron USA
Current Parent Company: 
Chevron
Penalty: 
$278,500,000
Year: 
2003
Date: 
October 16, 2003
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

As part of a Clean Air Act settlement, Chevron agreed to spend $275 million on new emissions control equipment at its refineries and pay a $3.5 million civil penalty.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Environment and Natural Resources Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
California
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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