Signs of a Product Release

In spite of all precautions and safety programs, releases do occasionally occur. If this happens in your neighborhood, it is imperative that you understand that a pipeline release could mean danger.

RECOGNIZING A RELEASE

 LOOK FOR

  • A dense white cloud or fog.
  • Dead or discolored vegetation.
  • A rainbow sheen on water.
  • Petroleum product accumulating on the ground.

LISTEN FOR 

  • Hissing, blowing or roaring sounds. 

SMELL FOR

  • A strange odor - petroleum products have unusual odors which should be easily detected. 

Please do not TOUCH or TASTE anything surrounding the suspected release.