Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
BP West Coast Products
Current Parent Company: 
BP
Penalty: 
$4,000,000
Year: 
2003
Date: 
October 1, 2003
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

BP West Coast Products agreed to pay $4 million to the San Diego County District Attorney and the San Diego City Attorney to resolve environmental violations at its ARCO gas stations.

Level of Government: 
local
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
California Multi-Jurisdiction Case
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
Facility State: 
California
Facility County: 
San Diego
HQ Country of Parent: 
Britain
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
oil and gas
Specific Industry of Parent: 
oil & gas
Source of Data: 

ARCO to settle environmental suit, San Diego Union-Tribune, October 1, 2003 (via Nexis).

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Parent company note: 
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