As the number of environmental regulations and operating requirements included within operating permits for refineries continue to grow, many environmental managers have opted to implement environmental data management systems. This case study will demonstrate how a group of five refineries through the Western States Petroleum Association (WSPA) in Washington
State have chosen to work together to develop and implement a compliance management system for Title V Air Operating Permits.
The compliance management system that was developed and implemented for the participating WSPA refineries is used to track compliance with recently issued or soon to be issued Title V operating permits at each of the individual refineries. The need for this compliance management solution
Developing & Implementing a Successful Environmental Compliance Mgmt System for the Western States Petroleum Association (WSPA) Refineries in WA State