Amoco Production Company
A major operator in the exploration and production of natural gas in the eastern Oklahoma region, Amoco operates 9 separate compression facilities with varying compression capabilities. The use of chemicals in Amoco's workplace was significant and necessary.
Creation of database of all chemicals purchased and used. New policy instituted for procurement of chemicals. Improved tracking of materials.
Elimination of 32 unnecessary chemicals and consumer products. Using alternative package and eliminating 50% of chemical deliveries. Improved regulatory compliance. 90% reduction of listed hazardous wastes from 1995 to 1996. Improved worker health and safety.
Details of ReductionsSource: ODEQ