Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Valero
Current Parent Company: 
Valero Energy
Penalty: 
$11,000,000
Year: 
2005
Date: 
June 16, 2005
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Valero agreed to pay $11 million -- consisting of a $5.5 million penalty and $5.5 million in spending on environmental projects -- to Colorado, Louisiana, New Jersey, Oklahoma and Texas as well as the federal government to resolve Clean Air Act violations. This was part of a larger $711 million settlement announced by the Justice Department; see the Violation Tracker entry at https://violationtracker.goodjobsfirst.org/violation-tracker/-valero

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: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.