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…

Hazardous Waste

“United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York and the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 2,…announced one of the largest hazardous waste settlements in history, with the filing of a Consent Decree, settling a hazardous waste case filed in 1996 against Mobil Oil Corporation. The case alleged mismanagement of benzene-contaminated wastes at Port Mobil, a major petroleum product storage and distribution terminal on the Arthur Kill in Staten Island. United States v. Mobil Oil Corporation, 96-1432 (JG). The case was scheduled for trial this week before United States District Judge John Gleeson. The Consent Decree is with Exxon Mobil Corporation, as a result of the 1999 merger of Mobil and Exxon.”

Misconduct Type
Enforcement Agency
Contracting Party
Court Type
Date of Settlement
Contractors Involved Penalty
Exxon Mobil $11,200,000
Further Information Released
EPA Press Release 6/22/2006

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database