Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Citgo Petroleum
Current Parent Company: 
PDVSA (Petroleos de Venezuela S.A.)
Penalty: 
$120,000
Year: 
2001
Date: 
October 11, 2001
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Citgo Petroleum agreed to pay $120,000 in settlement of allegations it released 250 to 300 pounds of hydrogen sulfide into the atmosphere at its Lemont facility

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: 
Lemont
HQ Country of Parent: 
Venezuela
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
government-owned
Major Industry of Parent: 
oil and gas
Specific Industry of Parent: 
oil & gas
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Parent company note: 
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