Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Tauber Oil Company
Current Parent Company: 
Tauber Oil
Penalty: 
$700,000
Year: 
2017
Date: 
January 18, 2017
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced a settlement with Tauber Oil Company resolving alleged Clean Air Act violations stemming from the company's sale of a fuel additive that was not registered with the EPA. Tauber stopped selling the unregistered fuel additive and agreed to pay a $700,000 civil penalty.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
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: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
oil and gas
Specific Industry of Parent: 
oil & gas
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Parent company note: 
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