BP To Transfer Texas Refinery CAA Liability To Marathon

Law360, Washington (September 23, 2013, 4:40 PM ET) -- A division of Marathon Petroleum Corp. will take on all future obligations and liabilities imposed by a 2001 consent decree between the U.S. government and BP Exploration & Oil Co. for Clean Air Act and other violations tied to the operation of a BP Texas oil refinery recently purchased by Marathon, the government said Friday.

Marathon's Blanchard Refining Co. LLC must take steps to prevent Clean Air Act violations at the Texas City refinery it purchased from BP in February, the U.S. government said in an...
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