CITGO reports emissions at Illinois refinery

22 October 2012 22:45  [Source: ICIS news]

HOUSTON (ICIS)--CITGO had to shut down a flare gas compressor at its Lemont refinery in Illinois, the refiner said on Monday.

As a result, CITGO reported sulphur dioxide emissions at the 167,000 bbl/day refinery, according to a filing with the US National Response Center. The incident took place on 21 October.

A CITGO official said the compressor was restarted after several hours without incident or injury.

There was no impact to production, the official added.

By: Bobbie Clark
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