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Shell Development

Year Submitted: 2003

Process: Chemical Storage and Delivery

Industry: Laboratory

Wastes Reduced: Air Emissions

Location: Houston TX

No. of employees: 1600

Contact: Marty Pierce

Phone: (281) 544-7254



Description:

Thirty-seven petroleum storage tanks (with capacities from 600-10,000 gallons) have had internal tank floats installed.

P2 Application:

This was not a requirement and just done to eliminate emissions.

Environmental Benefits:

Reduction of 4 to 5 tons of VOCs.

Details of Reductions

Additional Information :

Elimination of product losses which equals 8000 pounds per year or 60% reduction. Savings of product are about $1,000 per year.

Source: TCEQ



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