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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5905 4 days ago Will Morel
5904 5 days ago Thomas Johnson
5903 1 week ago Mary F Protect us Protect the environment. Why are they even allowed to do business here? Are we still a colony?
5902 1 week ago Alicia Villanueva
5901 1 week ago George Kuttesch
5900 2 weeks ago Patricia DeLuca
5899 3 weeks ago Lynne Banta
5898 3 weeks ago Maureen Malmud
5897 3 weeks ago Rennie Miller
5896 4 weeks ago Brandon Cobb
5895 4 weeks ago Anonymous
5894 1 month ago Morteza Danesh
5893 1 month ago jayne Mcgurrin-Feshold
5892 1 month ago Tracy Cole
5891 1 month ago Al Nytko
5890 1 month ago John Taylor Jr
5889 1 month ago Anonymous We should not promote bad companies that pollute. The technology to prevent pollution would have been present if BP wasn't corruptly out to profit and externalize the costs of its doing business un...
5888 1 month ago Hal Anthony BP can never catch up with its failures. Don't let them have any more authority; then keep up the "corporate cleaning" job we elected you to do.
5887 1 month ago Patricia DeLuca
5886 1 month ago Ashwin Philip
5885 2 months ago Patricia DeLuca
5884 2 months ago Cynthia Grim
5883 2 months ago Cynthia Grim
5882 2 months ago John Taylor Jr
5881 2 months ago Libby Ryan
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