“Is a phase-out of dangerous chemical used at Torrance, Wilmington refineries getting closer?” – Daily Breeze

The twisted remains of the Torrance refinery in the wake of the 2015 explosion that caused the plant to shut down for months causing gas prices to spike. (02/18/15 Photo by Brad Graverson/The Daily Breeze)

“Activists hope they are edging nearer a long-sought ban on a highly-toxic chemical used at refineries in Torrance and Wilmington after the local pollution watchdog for the first time set a deadline — May 19 — for the industry to produce additional safety information about what’s called modified hydrofluoric acid.”

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