LyondellBasell reports emissions from Texas cracker

18 September 2012 16:01  [Source: ICIS news]

HOUSTON (ICIS)--LyondellBasell reported emissions from its La Porte cracker in Texas in a public filing available on Tuesday.

Flaring occurred after a compressor was taken off line following a process upset caused by a water pump shutdown, the company said in the filing with the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ).

LyondellBasell has 789,000 tonnes/year of ethylene capacity in La Porte.

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