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Company: ExxonMobil
Current Parent CompanyExxon Mobil
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Penalty: $236,000,000
Year: 2013
Date: April 9, 2013
Offense Group: environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: environmental violation
Secondary Offense: MTBE violation
Violation Description: A state court jury reached a $236 million verdict against ExxonMobil for contaminating groundwater with the gasoline additive MTBE. The company appealed but the verdict was upheld by the New Hampshire Supreme Court in 2016: (click here)
Level of Government: state
Action Type: agency action
Agency: New Hampshire Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: civil
Facility State: New Hampshire
HQ Country of Current Parent: USA
HQ State of Current Parent: Texas
Ownership Structure of Current Parent: publicly traded
Major Industry of Current Parent: oil and gas
Specific Industry of Current Parent: oil & gas
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