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Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

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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
Environment
Enforcement Agency
State/Local
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Administrative
Disposition
Settlement
Date of Consent Order
7/24/2009
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
Foster Fuels Inc. $20,420
Further Information Released
DEQ Consent Order 7/24/2009

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database