Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
MarkWest Javelina
Current Parent Company: 
MPLX LP
Penalty: 
$747,500
Year: 
2013
Date: 
August 29, 2013
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

The MarkWest Javelina plant will invest over $650,000 for facility operations improvements that will reduce flaring events and improve communications with the local community. The gas processing plant will also pay a civil penalty of $97,500 to settle violations of the Clean Air Act uncovered by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Texas
Facility City: 
Corpus Christi
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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