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Hydrogen Cyanide….It Isn’t Just for Delaware City Refinery Anymore.

As you may remember, awhile back we reported about the release of Hydrogen Cyanide at the Delaware City Refinery. The facility had just reopened on Friday, October 7, and on Tuesday, October 18, we blogged about the almost daily report of this chemical being released from the refinery. As it turns out, Hydrogen Cyanide releases […]


Delaware City Refinery: When is enough really enough?

Here’s what the headline says: Refinery quietly postpones Clean Fuels expansion. Here’s what it may as well say: “Sure we’re all about the health and well-being of the community money.” Back in December of 2011, the Cecil Daily’s website reported that PBF, the owner of the Delaware City Refinery, proposed a $1 billion project to […]


Hydrogen Cyanide Leak at Delaware City Oil Refinery Has Been Fixed

Yesterday’s Dover Post says the leak has been fixed at the Delaware City Refinery, and there is no longer any release of hydrogen cyanide: “Based on an analysis of the emissions, DNREC does not consider there to be a threat to public health,” said Michael Globetti, a spokesperson for the Department of Natural Resources and […]


Update on the Delaware City Refinery

In an updated story from the Middletown Transcript from October 24, Michael Gayda, a spokesman for PBF energy, the company that owns the refinery reports that ‘there is no “high level” risk and that they are working to have the problem fixed by the end of the month.’ What is the definition of “high risk”? […]


Release of Hydrogen Cyanide Still On-Going at Delaware City Refinery

We still don’t know exactly the cause of the release of 200 pounds of Hydrogen Cyanide (HCN) per day at the Delaware City Refinery. The only information we get through our SkyTruth Alerts system is what they report to the NRC, and yesterday’s report said: THIS IS A 24-HOUR UPDATE TO AN ONGOING INCIDENT. CALLER […]