Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Frontier Refining and Frontier El Dorado Refining
Current Parent Company: 
HollyFrontier
Penalty: 
$1,380,000
Year: 
2009
Date: 
February 10, 2009
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Frontier agreed to pay $1.38 million in penalties to Wyoming, Kansas and the federal government to resolve Clean Air Act violations at three refineries. This was part of a larger $142 million settlement announced by the U.S. Justice Department; see the Violation Tracker entry at https://www.justice.gov/opa/pr/wyoming-kansas-refiners-agree-settle-clea...

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Multistate Attorneys General Case
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
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Parent company note: 
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