Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Petco Petroleum Co.
Penalty: 
$1,025,000
Year: 
2005
Date: 
July 11, 2005
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

ExxonMobil and Petco agreed to pay a total of $2,050,000 for the cleanup of 92 abandoned oilwells the companies once owned in Michigan. The announcement did not indicate how much each company would pay. Here we assume each paid half.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Michigan Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Michigan
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.