Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

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Clean Air Act Violations at Salt Lake City Refinery

The United States and the State of Utah filed a complaint and consent decree concurrently against Chevron U.S.A. seeking mitigation relief and civil penalties under the Clean Air Act for alleged violations at a Chevron petroleum refinery in Salt Lake City, Utah. The complaint alleged that Chevron failed to obtain the necessary prevention of significant deterioration permit and install controls to reduce nitrogen oxides. Pursuant to a consent decree, Chevron agreed to install pollution controls at the refinery and pay a $384,000 civil penalty.

Misconduct Type
Enforcement Agency
Multiple Agencies
Contracting Party
Court Type
Date of Consent Decree
Contractors Involved Penalty
ChevronTexaco Corporation $384,000
Further Information Released
Federal Register Notice 8/8/2013
Complaint 7/31/2013
Consent Decree 7/31/2013

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database