HOUSTON (KTRK) --With the fire at the Pasadena Refining System facility, controversy continues to surround the owner of the refinery in Pasadena. The facility is owned by Brazil's national oil company, Petrobras.
Brazil's national oil company has faced a lot of controversy lately.
Protesters have alleged Petrobras oil company officials paid too much for the facility, then funneled the extra money back to themselves.
The government has denied any wrong-doing.