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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…

Sierra Club v. BP Products North America (Whiting Refinery Clean Air Act Violations)

An Indiana federal judge found BP Products North America liable for repeated emissions violations at its Whiting refinery. BP conducted nine emissions tests of its smokestacks connected to three boilers at the refinery between 2015 and 2018, and eight of those tests were determined to be noncompliant with the facility’s permits.

Misconduct Type
Environment
Enforcement Agency
Non-Governmental
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Civil
Disposition
Judgment Against Defendant
Date of Opinion
4/14/2021
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
BP P.L.C. $0
Further Information Released
Opinion and Order 4/14/2021

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database