Marathon Oil Corporation

Date Company Accusation City / Area / Country Source Tags Media
(Marathon Oil Corporation)
Energy Companies failure to disclose wells obscures fracking environmental hazards.United StatesBloombergPollution
19/04/2011The Royal Bank of Scotland Group
(Project carried out by Marathon Oil Corporation)
RBS accused of investing £1.3 billion - following a £5.6 billion prior investment - in environmentally damaging oil project of tar sands in Canada, also devastating ancestral lands of First Nation tribes.  Alberta, CanadaThe Guardian, Financial TimesClimate Change, Negligence, Pollution
(Marathon Oil Corporation)
Settled lawsuit over leak of environmentally hazardous gasoline additive MTBE, found throughout water systems; plaintiffs maintain the oil industry knew about environmental dangers yet rejected alternatives because of cost - $422 million.United StatesThe New York TimesPollution