Suspend BP, Protect the Public Interest

Sign the Petition Demanding the EPA Ban BP from Federal Contracts

Last month, the EPA struck a deal with BP to resolve its suspension based on the corporation’s role in the Deepwater Horizon rig explosion and the worst oil spill disaster in the history of the U.S.

Now Public Citizen has compiled a list of new conduct that provides ample cause to suspend this chronic offender.

We are calling on the EPA to stop letting BP off the hook by using the tools intended to hold bad corporate actors accountable.

Add Your Name to the Petition Below, Which Will Be Delivered to the EPA Headquarters on April 18


We the undersigned, ask that the Environmental Protection Agency immediately take all necessary steps to suspend or debar BP p.l.c. and its subsidiaries for not being a responsible party.

BP’s entire operations — from exploration, to refining, to fuel transport, to commodity trading — have violated federal laws. In fact, the corporation is currently being investigated for Clean Water Act violations related to an oil spill from Whiting Refinery into Lake Michigan. And the latest offenses by BP, including polluting a Chicago neighborhood with petrocoke, allegedly scamming the state of Minnesota and charging a fee to Oregonian consumers who use debit cards to pay for gas without alerting them, warrant banning the corporation from doing business with the U.S. government.

BP’s aggregate record of wrongdoing evidences a lack of business integrity that appears to put the public’s interest at risk. Therefore, we urge the EPA to act immediately to suspend and debar BP and its subsidiaries.



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5949 1 year ago joanne Cappello I remember when My Mother was in an uproar over The Alaskan Pipeline back in the day. I am now sixty years old. In 1971, I was in the first Ecology Club at Newton North High, a suburb of Boston, sta...
5948 1 year ago joanne Cappello I remember when My Mother was in an uproar over The Alaskan Pipeline back in the day. I am now sixty years old. In 1971, I was in the first Ecology Club at Newton North High, a suburb of Boston, sta...
5947 1 year ago joanne Cappello I remember when My Mother was in an uproar over The Alaskan Pipeline back in the day. I am now sixty years old. In 1971, I was in the first Ecology Club at Newton North High, a suburb of Boston, sta...
5946 1 year ago Tracy Cole
5945 1 year ago Susan Benton There must be severe consequences when a corporation acts
in extreme bad faith and negligently causes serious pollution to our homes, our businesses and the general welfare of every living thing...
5944 1 year ago Tracy Cole
5943 1 year ago Raleigh Stout
5942 1 year ago Richard W. Gruhl
5941 1 year ago Anonymous #OFA @MarkInowei2015 @MarkInowei
5940 1 year ago James Tornatore
5939 1 year ago Chuck Forester
5938 1 year ago Douglas Hoffner
5937 1 year ago G Osburn We need to stop the abuses of the oil industry; we all are suffering the consequences of poisening our food chain and our planet.
5936 1 year ago Merewyn Fowler
5935 1 year ago Lynne Banta
5934 1 year ago Anonymous
5933 1 year ago Anonymous There are a lot of issues caused by BP that this country is already facing. We need to get make sure that BP isn't in a position to make it worse for us.
5932 1 year ago Donna Netusil
5931 1 year ago Sue Shelton
5930 1 year ago Ellen Jamieson
5929 1 year ago Anonymous We as American citizens need to have the right to sue GREEDY MEAN SPIRITED CORPORATIONS that continue to violate our laws and continue to threaten the ENVIRONMENT accountable.
5928 1 year ago Michael Sullivan
5927 1 year ago Deborah Efron
5926 1 year ago Deborah Efron
5925 1 year ago Anonymous
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