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Shell’s Deer Park chemical unit still experiencing ‘upset’
HOUSTON, April 15, 2016 (PCW) -– Shell is still experiencing a chemical unit ‘upset’ with continued flaring at the site, according to a community hotline message Friday.
No further details on the affected unit were available.
However, on Monday, Shell Deer Park reported in a TCEQ filing that a valve malfunction at its OP-2 olefins unit ultimately led to a reduction in production rates.
OP-2 has a capacity of 800 million lb/yr. -- Samantha Hartke
Read the entire TCEQ filing here.