Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)
2008 Oil Spill in Giles County, VA
The Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) fined Foster Fuels $20,420 for an incident in February 2008 when a Foster Fuels tanker truck crashed and spilled 7,140 gallons of dyed diesel fuel and kerosene into Walker Creek and onto the surrounding land. Foster Fuels also agreed to test the water in the creek and in nearby drinking water wells quarterly for one year.
- Misconduct Type
- Enforcement Agency
- Contracting Party
- Court Type
- Date of Consent Order