Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)
Air Pollution National Settlement (CA, HI, MS and UT)
Chevron U.S.A., Inc. agreed to pay over $281 million in penalties, pollution control equipment upgrades and supplemental environmental projects to settle alleged violations of the federal Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA), the Emergency Planning and Community Right-To-Know Act, and the Clean Air Act at its petroleum refineries in California, Hawaii, Mississippi and Utah. Among Chevron’s alleged violations were failure to report releases of hazardous substances, including diethanalomine, nitric oxide and sulfuric oxide, and failure to properly implement a risk management program.
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