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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5865 2 weeks ago Elizabeth Martinez
5864 3 weeks ago robert foster Ban BP
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5862 3 weeks ago James Glatz
5861 4 weeks ago Lynne Banta
5860 1 month ago David Morais
5859 1 month ago Terri Valko We have come to far to turn back now. Joni Ernst is trying to wipe you out. Start making the right decisions so we can help keep EPA alive and protect US
5858 1 month ago Veronica Cox
5857 1 month ago Jack David Marcus
5856 1 month ago Kahlil Arnone
5855 1 month ago Karen Zmuda
5854 1 month ago Georgii Billiris
5853 1 month ago Lynne Banta
5852 1 month ago Lynne Banta
5851 1 month ago Jeremy Galton
5850 2 months ago Mark West Big oil has refused to develop appropriate emergency response technology that would be able to adequately mitigate environmental disasters when they. Note I am not using "may" because if there is o...
5849 2 months ago Lynne Banta
5848 2 months ago Vicki Bianchi
5847 2 months ago Mary Simmons
5846 2 months ago Reba B. Big Oil has not improved their technology for dealing with oil spills one iota, while putting huge investments into new technology for retrieving oil from difficult places. Until they have put as m...
5845 2 months ago Virgil Alley
5844 3 months ago Tracy Cole
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