Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Apex Oil Company Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Apex Oil
Penalty: 
$10,000,000
Year: 
2016
Date: 
September 14, 2016
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Apex agreed to pay $10 million to support cleanup and remediation activities to settle allegations of petroleum contamination at its former refinery.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Illinois Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
Facility State: 
Illinois
Facility City: 
Hartford
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Missouri
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
oil and gas
Specific Industry of Parent: 
oil & gas
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.