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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…

Incorrect Emission Reporting

“On August 21, 2002, Valero advised that three DAL batch reports submitted between August 17 and August 20, 2002, had incorrect aromatics values because of a laboratory software error. A settlement conference was held [with the California Environmental Protection Agency] on February 4, 2003, and the case has since been settled in principle for $10,000.”

Misconduct Type
Environment
Enforcement Agency
State/Local
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Administrative
Disposition
Settlement
Date of Settlement Conference
2/4/2003
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
Valero Energy Corp. $10,000
Further Information Released
CA Air Resources Board Press Release 5/3/2007

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database