Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
XTO Energy Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Exxon Mobil
Penalty: 
$400,000
Year: 
2016
Date: 
August 4, 2016
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

The settlement resolved allegations that XTO Energy illegally discharged toxic waste from a Marcellus Shale gas well site in Penn Township, Lycoming County.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Pennsylvania Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Pennsylvania
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
Source of Data: 

XTO Energy to Pay $400K, Enter Disposition Program as Part of Settlement with Office of Attorney General, US State News, August 4, 2016 (via Nexis).

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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.