Chevron was reporting flaring at their refinery in Richmond Thursday morning, but company officials say there’s no need to shelter in place.
The energy company wrote on Twitter around 8:45 a.m. that the flaring process a “highly regulated” safety measure that is monitored by the Bay Area Air Quality Management District.
Twitter account @ChevronRichmond said:
“This is an isolated incident and the refinery continues to operate.”
The refinery is located at 525 Castro St. in Richmond.