Environment and Safety http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=1726©2014 Hydrocarbon Processing60Environment and Safety An examination of three recent accidents in the downstream industryWith these accidents, has refining internationally fallen sub-standard in terms of safety? Such a question is likely best addressed by examining the existing HPI standard.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3394997/An-examination-of-three-recent-accidents-in-the-downstream-industry.htmlSat, 01 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTConsider true zero-emission packing for reciprocating compressorsEspecially when handling hydrogen, reciprocating compressors must provide ruggedness, operating flexibility and energy efficiency at pressures up to 3,000 psi (200 bar). http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3394995/Consider-true-zero-emission-packing-for-reciprocating-compressors.htmlSat, 01 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTCyber bullies continue to be a menace http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3394699/Cyber-bullies-continue-to-be-a-menace.htmlSat, 01 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTDesign a safe hazardous materials warehouseThe safe warehousing of hazardous chemicals is a design challenge in chemical and petrochemical projects. A methodology is provided for designing a safe warehouse, and a case study shows the high level of analysis and integration required.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3394999/Design-a-safe-hazardous-materials-warehouse.htmlSat, 01 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTHeater training improves safety and operationshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3394952/Heater-training-improves-safety-and-operations.htmlSat, 01 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTIt is easier to sit on the couch than go exercisehttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3394746/It-is-easier-to-sit-on-the-couch-than-go-exercise.htmlSat, 01 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMTChallenges for process data and control systemshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3384634/Challenges-for-process-data-and-control-systems.htmlWed, 01 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTConsider integrated ethanol-to-EO/EG processeshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3384772/Consider-integrated-ethanol-to-EOEG-processes.htmlWed, 01 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTMore waves for marine fuelshttp://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3384664/More-waves-for-marine-fuels.htmlWed, 01 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTPVC process gets technology and control updatesKBR has formed an alliance to sell the exclusive license for JNC Corp.’s PVC process technology, which it inherited from CHISSO Corp.’s business, a pioneer in the Japanese chemical industry.http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3384686/PVC-process-gets-technology-and-control-updates.htmlWed, 01 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT