Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
ExxonMobil
Current Parent Company: 
Exxon Mobil
Penalty: 
$225,000,000
Year: 
2015
Date: 
August 25, 2015
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

A New Jersey Superior Court Judge approved a $225 million settlement between the State and ExxonMobil to resolve liability for damage to the environment and injury to natural resources caused by contamination from the corporation's refinery operations in Bayonne and Linden, as well as other facilities and service stations in the state.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
New Jersey Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
New Jersey
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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