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BP STATEMENT ON TEXAS CITY REFINERY FLARING EVENT LITIGATION

     (The following press release from BP was received by e-mail. The sender 
verified the statement.) 
Release Date: October 10, 2013 12:54:20 PM CDT 
BP Statement on 2010 Texas City Refinery Flaring Event Litigation Jury Verdict 
BP Senior Vice President Geoff Morrell, U.S. Communications and External 
Affairs, issued the following statement on today's jury verdict regarding the 
2010 BP Texas City Refinery flaring event litigation: 
Today's verdict affirms BP's view that no one suffered any injury as a result 
of the flaring of the BP Ultracracker flare during April and May 2010.  Armed 
with the knowledge gleaned from this case and this important jury verdict, the 
company will immediately begin to prepare for any additional proceedings 
involving other plaintiffs.  BP thanks the jurors for their service.