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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…

Washington, DC Underground Storage Tank Violations

B.P. Products North America Inc. and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) settled underground storage tank violations occurring at four of the company’s former gas stations in Washington, D.C. from 2002 through 2005. BP, which neither admitted nor denied EPA’s allegations, agreed to pay a fine for failing to perform corrosion protection inspections every 60 days at three of its four facilities, and for failing to provide release detection oversight for two small waste oil underground storage tanks at two of the facilities.

Misconduct Type
Environment
Enforcement Agency
EPA
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Civil
Disposition
Settlement
Date of Settlement Announcement
10/15/2007
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
BP P.L.C. $6,350
Further Information Released
EPA Press Release 5/13/2010

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database