Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Equilon Enterprises, LLC dba Shell Oil
Current Parent Company: 
Royal Dutch Shell
Penalty: 
$10,750,000
Year: 
2005
Date: 
October 13, 2005
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Equilon agreed to pay $10.75 million to the San Diego County District Attorney and the San Diego City Attorney to resolve allegations of environmental violations at gas stations dating back to 1999.

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: 
Netherlands
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
oil and gas
Specific Industry of Parent: 
oil & gas
Source of Data: 

Gas station suit to cost Shell dearly; $10.75 million deal made with S.D. county, city, San Diego Union-Tirbune, October 13, 2005 (via Nexis).

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Parent company note: 
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