February 24, 2003
HONOLULU - The Department of Health (DOH) has filed a complaint and
order against Chevron USA Products Company, Port Allen Terminal
(Chevron) alleging violations of the state's hazardous waste rules.
Chevron faces a penalty of $22,500.
Chevron is a generator of hazardous waste and was inspected on or
around September 5, 2002. DOH cited Chevron for the improper
maintenance and operation of the facility and disposal of hazardous
waste without a permit.
In addition to paying the penalty, Chevron has been ordered to
comply with State hazardous waste and used oil rules for the cited
violations according to a schedule established by the State.
Chevron has twenty days to respond to the order.
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