More Than 50,000 People Sue BP Over Air Pollution At Texas City Refinery

More Than 50,000 People Sue BP Over Air Pollution At Texas City Refinery

The fatal disaster at BP’s Deepwater Horizon drilling rig in the Gulf of Mexico was the driving force behind its 2011 Worst Company In America win. But many voters also pointed to incidents at other BP facilities, like the Texas City refinery that released about 500,000 pounds of pollutants into the air over the course of 40 days. Now a group of more than 50,000 people are suing BP over that little oopsy. [More]