Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)
Environment Texas v. Chevron Phillips Chemical Company (Baytown Pollution)
Chevron Phillips Chemical Company settled a Clean Air Act lawsuit filed by Sierra Club and Environment Texas alleging the company’s Cedar Bayou Chemical Plant in Baytown, Texas, was responsible for hundreds of Clean Air Act violations dating back to 2003 that resulted in the release of more than a million pounds of air pollutants. Chevron agreed to pay a $2 million penalty.
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- Date of Settlement Announcement