ExxonMobil reports emissions from Texas ethylene unit

27 August 2012 22:04  [Source: ICIS news]

HOUSTON (ICIS)--ExxonMobil reported emissions from its Beaumont ethylene plant in Texas, citing a minor leak, in a public filing on Monday.

Emissions associated with the leak took place during the weekend, ExxonMobil said in the filing with the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ).

The leak was isolated to minimise emissions, the filing said.

ExxonMobil has 900,000 tonnes/year of ethylene capacity in Beaumont.

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