PDVSA (Petróleos de Venezuela, S.A.)

Date Company Accusation City / Area / Country Source Tags Media
(PDVSA (Petróleos de Venezuela, S.A.))
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