Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Premcor Refining Group
Current Parent Company: 
Valero Energy
Penalty: 
$1,062,343
Year: 
2006
Date: 
July 19, 2006
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Premcor Refining Group (formerly Clark Refining and Marketing) agreed to pay $500,000 civil penalty in settlement of allegations its underground storage tanks (USTs) had contaminated soil and groundwater. It also agreed to pay $562,343 to remove 35 USTs.

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
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Texas
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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