Chevron Phillips Flares Gases After Unit Shut at Sweeny Complex

Chevron Phillips Chemical Co. reported that it released emissions after a unit was shut at its Sweeny chemical plant in Texas, according to a filing with state regulators.

The ethylene unit was shut down after it lost a gas-fired turbine compressor, the company said in a filing with the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.

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