Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Koch Petroleum Group, L.P.
Current Parent Company: 
Koch Industries
Penalty: 
$20,000,000
Year: 
2001
Date: 
April 9, 2001
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

In a plea agreement in case involving criminal violations of the Clean Air Act, Koch was to pay a total of $20 million dollars: $10 million in criminal fines and $10 million for special projects to improve the environment in Corpus Christi. The plea agreement also required that Koch successfully complete a five-year term of probation and adhere to a strict new environmental compliance program.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Environment and Natural Resources Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
criminal
Facility State: 
Texas
Facility City: 
Corpus Christi
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Kansas
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
diversified
Specific Industry of Parent: 
diversified
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Parent company note: 
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