Mid Pac Petroleum Agrees To Spend $632,000 To Limit VOC Emissions

(September 8, 2016, 11:22 AM EDT) -- HONOLULU — Mid Pac Petroleum LLC on Sept. 7 agreed to spend $432,000 to install required vapor pollution controls and comply with a volatile organic compound (VOC) pollution limit at its gasoline storage facility, as well as pay a $200,000 civil penalty for violating the Clean Air Act, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced.

The agency said in a press release that Mid Pac’s Kawaihae facility on the Island of Hawaii was illegally discharging about 20 tons of VOCs into the air each year from its...
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