Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Exxon Mobil
Current Parent Company: 
Exxon Mobil
Penalty: 
$302,500,000
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Exxon Mobil agreed to pay a fine of $2.5 million and spend $300 million on air pollution controls to resolve allegations that it violated the Clean Air Act by failing to properly operate and monitor industrial flares at its petrochemical facilities.

Year: 
2017
Date: 
October 31, 2017
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency referral to the Justice Department
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
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
Source Notes: 
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.