Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

The federal government routinely awards contracts to companies with histories of misconduct, including contract fraud and other violations. POGO believes that providing this website will help to improve contracting decisions and increase public knowledge of how the government spends billions of taxpayer dollars each year. Read more…

Sharon Steel Corp/Fairmont Coke Works Superfund Site Cleanup

Exxon Mobil settled claims under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) and related state claims in connection with the release of hazardous substances (including coal tar, phenol, ammonium sulfate, benzene, toluene, and xylene) at the Sharon Steel Corp/Fairmont Coke Works Superfund Site in Fairmont, West Virginia. The consent decree required Exxon to pay for all future federal and state response costs and reimburse the federal government $250,000 in past response costs.

Misconduct Type
Enforcement Agency
Multiple Agencies
Contracting Party
Court Type
Date of Consent Decree
Contractors Involved Penalty
Exxon Mobil $250,000
Further Information Released
Federal Register Notice 10/31/2018
Complaint 10/17/2018
Consent Decree 10/17/2018

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database