Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
YPF S.A.
Current Parent Company: 
Repsol
Penalty: 
$65,000,000
Year: 
2013
Date: 
June 11, 2013
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Repsol and YPF agreed to pay a total of $130 million to settle litigation relating to their involvement in the contamination of the Passaic River. The press release did not indicate how much each would pay, but the settlement document -- posted at https://www.nj.gov/dep/passaicadrec2/docs/settlementagreement/20130701se... -- said each was to pay $65 million.

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: 
Spain
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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