For many PEP members, simply satisfying environmental laws or regulations is not enough; wherever possible, they choose to surpass regulations through innovation.
FOX10 News hosted Jennifer Denson, Brad Franks (of Honeywell UOP), and Chris Thompson (of Cam-Air, LLC) last week to discuss member environmental awards.
The Mobile Bay National Estuary Program (NEP) is enlisting the support of area organizations in a program to raise awareness about storm water runoff and the pollution it carries.
Last fall, PEP invited member Outokumpu Stainless USA, LLC, to make a presetaion about its plant in Calvert, AL. (located in Mobile and Washington counties), as well as to share information on the inherently sustainable nature of the stainless steel industry.
PEP member Alabama Power, a subsidiary of Southern Company, recently made a presentation on its landmark 25-megawatt Carbon Capture and Sequestration (CCS) demonstration project, which is located at Alabama Power’s Plant Barry, just north of Mobile in Citronelle, Ala.
Chris Coletta is an operations engineer for the Light Stabilizers production unit at the BASF McIntosh site, where he began working in 2015.
Carbon capture and storage (CCS), or what is sometimes called carbon capture and sequestration, is a technological method that captures large amounts (up to 90%) of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions produced from the use of fossil fuels to prevent them from being released into the atmosphere.