Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Kerr-McGee Corp.
Current Parent Company: 
Anadarko Petroleum
Penalty: 
$18,450,000
Year: 
2007
Date: 
May 17, 2007
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Kerr-McGee Corp. agreed to spend $18 million on pollution controls as part of a Clean Air Act settlement covering facilities across Utah and Colorado. In addition to implementing pollution controls, the agreement required Kerr-McGee to pay a $200,000 penalty and spend $250,000 on environmental projects to benefit the areas in which the violations occurred.

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: 
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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