Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Chevron Puerto Rico LLC
Current Parent Company: 
Chevron
Penalty: 
$5,800,000
Year: 
2011
Date: 
July 26, 2011
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

A settlement announced between the United States and Chevron Puerto Rico LLC resolves Resource Conservation Recovery Act (RCRA) violations at approximately 100 of Chevron's underground storage tank facilities in Puerto Rico. Under the terms of the settlement, Chevron has agreed to spend approximately $5.2 million to improve its leak detection methods and operations at these Chevron-owned, Texaco branded service stations, and will pay a $600,000 penalty.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency referral to the Justice Department
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Puerto Rico
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
California
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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