SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

December 10, 2007 08:01 ET

North American Petroleum Refiners Spending Millions to Comply With Benzene Restrictions, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - December 10, 2007) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- The North American Petroleum Refining Industry is gearing up for changes to refineries to reduce benzene content in gasoline. According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), refiners will need to reduce the annual average benzene content standard from about the current 1% by volume to 0.62% beginning in 2011. California is excluded because it has its own set of tougher requirements.

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