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Richmond, CA
Monday April 1st, 2024 :: 04:23 p.m. PDT


Chevron CWS Level 1 Notification - Flaring - 4/01/2024

At 4:08pm today, 4/01/2024, Chevron issued a CWS Level 1 Notification due to flaring at the Richmond refinery during planned maintenance activity. Chevron reported no offsite releases and that flaring has stopped.

Based on Contra Costa Health's 3-tier hazmat severity system, CWS Level 1 notifications have no public health impacts and require no action from the community.  

Richmond, CA
440 Civic Center Plaza
Richmond, CA 94804

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 510-233-1214

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