US Flint Hills shuts down FCC unit in Corpus Christi

19 August 2013 14:45  [Source: ICIS news]

HOUSTON (ICIS)--Flint Hills Resources shut down a fluid catalytic cracker (FCC) at its refinery in Corpus Christi, Texas, after discovering a leak, the US-based refiner said in a regulatory filing made available on Monday.

Flint Hills had shut down the unit on Saturday, it said in a regulatory filing with the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ).

The company did not say if the unit had resumed operations or when it would do so.

By: Al Greenwood
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