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Ammonia Week in Review | December 4, 2020

December 4th, 2020

Ammonia leaks for three hours after a power outage in this week’s edition of the Ammonia Week in Review… Anhydrous Ammonia and Nitric Oxide Leak for Hours from Ascend after Power Outage, FDEP says – An unknown amount of anhydrous ammonia and nitric oxide were released into the air at the Ascend Performance Materials plant in Gonzalez following […]

Ammonia Week in Review | November 27, 2020

November 27th, 2020

A peewee hockey game is cleared after an ammonia alarm in this week’s edition of the Ammonia Week in Review… Officials Investigate Ammonia Leak at Arlington Ice Rink – Firefighters responded to the Ed Burns Arena for reports of a hazmat situation Friday night. The rink was in use at the time and everyone evacuated, officials said. […keep reading] […]

PHA Team (Part 3)

November 24th, 2020

A PHA is performed by a team. This important distinction differentiates it from other process safety audits and inspections. At minimum, the PHA team must consist of team members with expertise in both engineering and process operations. At least one employee who has experience and knowledge specific to the process being evaluated must be on […]

2020 Central Valley Chemical Safety Day Virtual Event

November 20th, 2020

This year’s Central Valley Chemical Safety Day will be a virtual event, made available online from November 30, 2020 to December 31, 2020. Theme: Masking 4 Safety Click here to register for this year’s virtual training.

Ammonia Week in Review | November 20, 2020

November 20th, 2020

A new technique for converting ammonia into hydrogen is discovered in this week’s edition of the Ammonia Week in Review… New Technique Seamlessly Converts Ammonia to Green Hydrogen – Northwestern University researchers have developed a highly effective, environmentally friendly method for converting ammonia into hydrogen. […keep reading] 2021 Virtual Ammonia Refrigeration Training – The Annual Ammonia Refrigeration Training […]