Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Texaco
Current Parent Company: 
Chevron
Penalty: 
$175,000
Year: 
2009
Date: 
November 9, 2009
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Shell, Mobil, Texaco and Kinder Morgan agreed to pay a total of $700,000 in settlement of allegations that two sites the companies used in San Diego for fuel storage or pipelines had contaminated soil and groundwater. The announcement did not specify how much each company would pay. Here was assume the total was divided equally among them.

Level of Government: 
local
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
San Diego (CA) City Attorney
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
Facility State: 
California
Facility County: 
San Diego
Facility City: 
San Diego
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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