Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Wyoming Refining Co.
Current Parent Company: 
EOR Energy Services
Penalty: 
$14,150,000
Year: 
2009
Date: 
February 10, 2009
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Wyoming Refining Co. agreed to pay a civil penalty of $150,000 and spend approximately $14 million in upgrades to resolve alleged Clean Air Act violations at its Newcastle, Wyo., refinery.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Environment and Natural Resources Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Wyoming
Facility City: 
Newcastle
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Texas
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
oil and gas
Specific Industry of Parent: 
oil & gas
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Parent company note: 
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