Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Motiva Enterprises LLC
Current Parent Company: 
Saudi Arabian Oil Company (Saudi Aramco)
Penalty: 
$10,000,000
Year: 
2005
Date: 
March 17, 2005
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Motiva Enterprises LLC pleaded guilty to negligently endangering workers at its former refinery in Delaware City, Delaware, discharging pollutants into the Delaware River and negligently releasing sulfuric acid into the air, both in violation of the Clean Air Act.

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: 
Saudi Arabia
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
government-owned
Major Industry of Parent: 
oil and gas
Specific Industry of Parent: 
oil & gas
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Parent company note: 
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