Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
BP Products North America, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
BP
Penalty: 
$230,000
Year: 
2002
Date: 
October 23, 2002
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

BP agreed to pay $230,000 in settlement of allegations it violated state regulations concerning Underground Storage Tanks, causing and failing to deal with groundwater pollution at two gas stations it owned in San Jose.

Level of Government: 
local
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Santa Clara County (CA) District Attorney
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
Facility State: 
California
Facility County: 
Santa Clara
Facility City: 
San Jose
HQ Country of Parent: 
Britain
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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