Refinery

A refinery is a production facility composed of a group of chemical engineering unit processes and unit operations refining certain materials or converting raw material into products of value.

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Chevron Richmond Refinery - History - Recent History
1980s as the dynamics of the United States petroleum industry were changing, the refinery was transformed to produce higher-value, higher-volume fuels and lubricating oils and to comply with ... These policies called for the refinery to reduce air emissions and waste, treat water, and prevent oil spills ... order to comply with federal mandates for reduced-lead gasoline the refinery installed reforming units in 1971 to produce higher octane gasoline material ...
China National Offshore Oil Corporation - Controversy - 2011 Huizhou Refinery Explosion
... On July 11, 2011, an explosion blast occurred at the Huizhou refinery at the Daya Bay Economic and Technical Development zone in Guangdong province ... The refinery is also only 40 kilometers from the Daya Bay Nuclear Power Plant ...
Chevron Richmond Refinery - Environmental - Castro Cove
... Between 1902 and 1987 the refinery released noxious chemicals into the surrounding environment with impunity ... Castro Cove and the San Pablo Creek Marsh adjacent to the refinery's runoff from their waste water outfall ... The refinery is currently being persuaded to fund cleanup efforts by the California Regional Water Quality Control Board's Bay Protection and Toxic Clean-up Program ...
Mangalore Refinery And Petrochemicals Limited
... Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals Limited (MRPL), is an oil refinery at Mangalore and is a subsidiary of ONGC, set up in 1993 ... The refinery is located at Katipalla, north from centre of Mangalore city ... The refinery was established after displacing five villages of Bala, Kalavar, Kuthetoor, Katipalla, and Adyapadi ...
Chevron Richmond Refinery
... The Chevron Richmond Refinery is a 2,900-acre (1,200 ha) petroleum refinery in Richmond, California, on San Francisco Bay ... The refinery processes approximately 240,000 barrels (38,000 m3) of crude oil a day in the manufacture of petroleum products and other chemicals ... The refinery's primary products are motor gasoline, jet fuel, diesel fuel and lubricants ...