Vacuum trucks arrive onsite clean and under vacuum. Product is loaded in a closed system to eliminate all VOCs. Approximately 70 trucks are loaded per year with a 5,000 gallon capacity limit
Cheap system in order to meet compliance and was chosen over trying to flare system or absorbent-type canister system.
Elimination of 1 ton emissions and personnel exposure, or approximately 30 pounds per truck.
Details of Reductions
Additional Information :
Elimination of flare tie-in of $150,000.
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