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11 December 2006
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Author: Emilio Godoy, Prensa Libre [Guatemala]

Las cuatro empresas calificadas para pujar por la construcción de la refinería en Centroamérica han estado involucradas ya sea en casos de violaciones a contaminación ambiental, derechos humanos o corrupción corporativa. El peor récord puede atribuirse...

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11 May 2006

[full list] The Toxic 100: Top Corporate Air Polluters in the United States

Author: Political Economy Research Institute (PERI), Univ. of Massachusetts [USA]

1. E. I. Du Pont de Nemours [DuPont], 2. United States Steel , 3. ConocoPhillips, 4. General Electric , 5. Eastman Kodak, 6. Exxon Mobil, 7. Ford , 8. Tyson Foods, 9. Alcoa, 10. Archer Daniels Midland (ADM), 11. Dow Chemical, 12. Eastman Chemical, 13....

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1 September 2003

No Clear Skies

Author: Donovan Webster and Michael Scherer, Mother Jones

In a Texas oil town, the assault on the nation's clean-air laws has hit close to home. [refers to Motiva (owned by Shell & Saudi Refining Inc.), BASF, Premcor, Atofina Petrochemicals (owned by TotalFinaElf)]

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25 June 2003

Port Arthur-area residents sue owners of chemical plants [Texas, USA]

Author: Associated Press

The lawsuit seeks medical monitoring and reimbursement for medical expenses the plaintiffs claim are a result of pollutants...Among the defendant companies...are Premcor Refining, BASF Corp., Atofina Petrochemicals, Chevron Phillips Chemical Co.,...

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21 October 2002

Four refineries face Texas environmental probes

Author: Reuters

Four out of five refineries and chemical plants in the Texas town of Port Arthur are under investigation by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality...The plants being investigated are owned by Premcor Inc, ChevronTexaco Corp. , BASF Corp. and...

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21 October 2002

Four refineries face Texas environmental probes

Author: Reuters

Four out of five refineries and chemical plants in the Texas town of Port Arthur are under investigation by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality...The plants being investigated are owned by Premcor Inc, ChevronTexaco Corp., BASF Corp. and...

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3 April 2002

Premcor says to pay $6.2 mln fine

Author: Reuters

Premcor Refining Group Inc. said this week it will pay a $6.2 million fine related to alleged violations of environmental laws at its now-closed refinery near Chicago.

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3 April 2002

Premcor says to pay $6.2 mln fine [USA]

Author: Reuters

Premcor Refining Group Inc. said this week it will pay a $6.2 million fine related to alleged violations of environmental laws at its now-closed refinery near Chicago.

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13 July 2001

Premcor agrees to cut Illinois refinery pollution [USA]

Author: Reuters

Premcor Inc. agreed to spend $20 million to install new pollution control equipment that will cut emissions of sulfur dioxide and particulates, the US Justice Department said Thursday. St. Louis-based Premcor, an independent oil refiner, will also pay...

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