Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Kerr-McGee Chemical, LLC
Current Parent Company: 
Occidental Petroleum
Penalty: 
$100,000
Year: 
2005
Date: 
April 20, 2005
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Kerr-McGee Chemical, LLC agreed to pay up to $100,000 for the state's costs of reviewing and overseeing restoration plans, in settlement of alleged environmental violations at its former rare earths facility.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Illinois Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Illinois
Facility City: 
West Chicago
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
Notes: 

The settlement also included a $200,000 payment to the United States Department of the Interior.

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Parent company note: 
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