Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Harbor Fuel
Penalty: 
$51,940
Year: 
2013
Date: 
December 18, 2013
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Harbor Fuel, a facility that stores large amounts of fuel on Nantucket, has improved the facility's oil spill prevention techniques and will acquire an emergency response spill trailer and other equipment/supplies that will help protect Nantuckets unique and vulnerable environment from oil spills, under the terms of a settlement with EPA for allegedly failing to adequately prepare for potential oil spills at the facility as required by federal law.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Massachusetts
Facility City: 
Nantucket
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Parent company note: 
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