Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
ExxonMobil Pipeline Co.
Current Parent Company: 
Exxon Mobil
Penalty: 
$12,000,000
Year: 
2016
Date: 
September 21, 2016
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

ExxonMobil agreed to pay $12 million to the federal government and the state of Montana in settlement of allegations and oil spill into the Yellowstone River from its Silvertip Pipeline caused natural resource damages. The settlement was also announced by the U.S. Justice Department: https://www.justice.gov/opa/pr/public-and-environment-benefit-proposed-1...

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Montana Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Montana
Facility City: 
Laurel
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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