Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Chevron USA
Current Parent Company: 
Chevron
Penalty: 
$7,000,000
Year: 
2000
Date: 
August 23, 2000
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Chevron U.S.A. Inc. agreed to pay a $6 million civil penalty and spend $1 million on environmental projects to settle claims that it violated the Clean Air Act at its offshore loading terminal near El Segundo, Calif.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Environment and Natural Resources Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
California
Facility City: 
El Segundo
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
California
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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