Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Newfield Production Company
Current Parent Company: 
Newfield Exploration
Penalty: 
$175,000
Year: 
2015
Date: 
February 2, 2015
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that Denver, Colorado-based Newfield Production Company (Newfield) has agreed to resolve alleged Clean Water Act violations and complete wetlands restoration and creation projects at production sites in Uintah and Duchesne counties in Utah's Uinta Basin. The company will also pay a penalty of $175,000.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Utah
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
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Parent company note: 
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