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Controlled flaring expected over next few weeks at Puget Sound Refinery

Due to important scheduled maintenance work, periodic, controlled flaring is expected at the Puget Sound Refinery over the next few weeks which may be visible or audible to the nearby community. 

Operational Issue at Puget Sound Refinery - Update

Earlier this morning the Puget Sound Refinery experienced an operational disruption that resulted in intermittent flaring and some of our neighbors to the south of the refinery experiencing an odor. First and foremost we would like to apologize to our neighbors and also thank those who contacted us.

Operational Issue at Puget Sound Refinery

On the morning of September 29th the Puget Sound Refinery experienced an operational disruption that resulted in intermittent flaring and some odors being detected by nearby residents to the south of the refinery. 

New leadership for Shell Puget Sound Refinery

Your youngest child is four months away from high school graduation, you’ve just been promoted into the professional position you’ve been working toward for years and then, COVID-19..

September is Preparedness Month

Shell Puget Sound Refinery wants to make sure you have the information you need to contact us and are prepared in emergency situations.
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We are deeply committed to the communities surrounding our site, and we work closely with local organizations to identify opportunities that drive long-term value for their residents.

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