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Reported spills and leaks tripled at Co-op Refinery over past year
Dec 12- CBC’s iTeam has learned that the number of reported leaks and spills at Regina's Co-op Refinery has tripled in the past year.
Oman refinery to reopen after fire
Dec 12- The Mina Al Fahal refinery of Oman Oil Refineries and Petroleum Industries (Orpic) is expected to resume operations on December 18, the company said.
OSHA cites three companies over Mine Hill plant safety issues
Dec 12- The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited a French company with facilities in New Jersey, along with two staffing agencies, over explosion and chemical hazards at a Mine Hill plant.
Senate testimony confirms equipment failures and lax safety in DuPont accident
Dec 11- Failures in equipment design and lax safety contributed to the deaths of four workers at the DuPont plant in La Porte, the nation's top chemical safety official said Thursday.
Muscat Refinery repair to cost millions
Dec 10- Repairing the refinery in Minal Al Fahal that caught fire is top priority for the government, said a Ministry of Oil official, even as an expert from the industry predicted that it could cost millions of dollars to fix.
Federal Investigators: Chemical Industry Has A Safety Crisis
Dec 9- The U.S. Chemical Safety Board says the industry it oversees is experiencing a safety crisis. The board investigates industrial accidents. It says recent deadly explosions and chemical leaks in Texas make a strong case for action.
Plant slapped with violations and fines following 2013 explosion
Dec 8- Eighteen months after a chemical plant exploded it was fined $194,000 by the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality for violations spanning six years.
Workers injured in 2011 Sask. refinery explosion say they want accountability
Dec 7- Kimberly Janvier says the sounds from a construction site are all it takes to trigger intense memories of that day.
Delek to pay almost $500,000 in EPA fines for 2008 fatal explosion
Dec 4- Delek Refining will pay the US Government more than half a million dollars in fines due to a 2008 explosion at a Tyler refinery, according to an agreement filed Tuesday in federal court.
Ruptured pipe blamed for Christmas Eve blast at Co-op refinery
Dec 3- Investigators have concluded that a ruptured pipe is to blame for an explosion and fire at the Co-op crude oil refinery in Regina last Christmas Eve.
DuPont tragedy one of many toxic gas releases
Nov 30- A Saturday morning tragedy introduced Texans to an invisible killer.
Report: plant's chemicals not listed in 911 call
Nov 23- Four workers killed by poisonous gas during a recent chemical leak were trapped inside the Texas pesticide plant for an hour before anyone called 911, and no one told dispatchers what substances were inside.
Large factory fire
Nov 23- A FIRE investigation is under way after a large factory blaze.
ASM Consortium has 20th anniversary
Nov 20- This month marks the 20th anniversary of the start of the Abnormal Situation Management (ASM) Consortium.
REFILE-UPDATE 2-Lawsuit filed against DuPont over deaths at Texas plant
Nov 17- A prominent Texas trial lawyer said he filed a lawsuit against DuPont and Co on Monday on behalf of a woman whose mother was one of four people killed in an accident on Saturday at the company's La Porte, Texas chemical plant.
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