Tag: refinery

Energy, Industry Focus Areas

Ten U.S. refineries emitted excessive cancer-causing benzene in 2019: report

February 6, 2020

Via: Reuters

The study is based on the first full year of data reported by U.S. refineries since a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency rule was implemented in 2018. The rule requires continuous monitoring of air pollutants around plants to protect nearby communities, […]

Design & Planning, Process

Continental Refining plans capacity expansion at Kentucky refinery

March 30, 2016

Via: Penn Energy

Continental Refining Co. is adding a crude unit and hydrotreater as part of the company‚Äôs strategy to expand operations and increase production of low-sulfur fuels at its 5,985-b/d refinery in Somerset, Ky. While the crude unit will not alter the […]