Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Shell Oil
Current Parent Company: 
Royal Dutch Shell
Penalty: 
$675,000
Year: 
2002
Date: 
October 18, 2002
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Level of Government: 
local
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Contra Costa County (CA) District Attorney
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
Facility State: 
California
Facility County: 
Contra Costa
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: 

Shell to pay $675,000 in penalties Shell to pay $675,000 for refinery soot, Contra Costa Times, October 18, 2002 (via Nexis).

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Parent company note: 
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