Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
BP Products North America Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Marathon Petroleum
Penalty: 
$15,000,000
Year: 
2010
Date: 
September 30, 2010
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

The Department of Justice and the Environmental Protection Agency announced that BP Products North America agreed to pay a $15 million penalty to resolve federal Clean Air Act violations at its Texas City, Texas, petroleum refinery. BP sold its petroleum refinery in Texas City to Marathon Petroleum in 2013.

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