Recycling and re-use helps Shell to reduce wastes

 

Factfile:

Company name: Shell

Location: Global

Products: Oil, chemicals, gas and energy providers.

Sustainable change: Reduction in wastes by reusing and recycling 99% of a closed oil refinery. Reuse of waste carbon dioxide.

Effect: Reduced waste because many components from a closed refinery were reused. Reduction in emissions of the global warming gas, carbon dioxide.

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Liquid petroleum gas  storage tank

Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) storage tank being used in a refinery in the Dominican Republic.