Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Shell Chemical L.P.
Current Parent Company: 
Royal Dutch Shell
Penalty: 
$806,630
Year: 
2010
Date: 
March 31, 2010
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Shell Chemical agreed to pay $622,000 to Alabama and $184,630 to Louisiana to resolve Clean Air Act violations (these amounts come from the consent decree linked below). This was part of a larger $9.5 million settlement involving the federal government; see the Violation Tracker entry at https://violationtracker.goodjobsfirst.org/violation-tracker/-shell-chem...

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Multistate Attorneys General Case
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
HQ Country of Parent: 
Netherlands
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
oil and gas
Specific Industry of Parent: 
oil & gas
Link to Archived Court Document: 
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.