TITLE

Equistar cited for pollution

AUTHOR(S)
Cozier, Muriel
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;7/10/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 27, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the alleged clean-air violations of Equistar Chemicals at its ethylene production unit in Illinois. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) alleges that Equistar discharged visible emission of black smoke from the main flare at its plant. The emissions were observed by EPA inspectors. At the same time, JLM Chemicals, which produces phenol, has been cited for clean-air violations at its site, which is also in Illinois.
ACCESSION #
22735914

 

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