13 U.S. Oil Refineries Release Illegally High Levels of Benzene

13 U.S. Oil Refineries Release Illegally High Levels of Benzene

by Natasha Lasky, ODP Staff Writer A new list from the Environmental Integrity Project (EIP) shows that last year, thirteen U.S. oil refineries emitted more of the cancer-causing chemical benzene than was permitted by the government. This is an increase from eleven refineries that made the list in 2019.  Why This Matters: These unlawful benzene […]

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