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"… e a release of highly toxic hydrofluoric acid at the Citgo oil refinery in Corpus Christi, Texas, in 2009, and a 2008 explosion that killed a worker at the BP refin …"

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"… release of potentially lethal hydrofluoric acid from the Citgo refinery in Corpus Christi, Texas. They were no broader than the draft Tesoro recommendations. “We …"

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"… oncern. Federal investigators have twice deployed to the Citgo refinery in Corpus Christi, Texas, since 2009 in response to accidents that unleashed the acid. Last …"

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"… waited sentencing for criminal Clean Air Act violations at its refinery in Corpus Christi, Texas, a Justice Department court filing alleges that a “wide range” …"

"… sentencing hearing is scheduled to begin Monday in U.S. District Court in Corpus Christi and could last several days. In an e-mailed statement Friday morning, the …"

"… jobs and much needed tax revenue for the communities they serve, including Corpus Christi.”The Justice Department document alleges that Citgo “has violated a wi …"

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"… ters, oil and gas assets, financial and energy stocks, a fifth of downtown Corpus Christi real estate, even a chain of Mexican dollar stores.”Forbes estimates Row …"

"… r the U.S. Senate against tea party candidate Ted Cruz.Rowling was born in Corpus Christi, Texas, in 1953. He earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of …"

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"… ety Board, which has sent a team of investigators to the Citgo refinery in Corpus Christi. It’s not yet clear how much of the acid, known as HF, got out.“Any in …"

"… nt was likely about 4,000 pounds.The Environmental Protection Agency is in Corpus Christi to confirm the company’s air monitoring data, and the Occupational Safet …"

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"… onTammy Foster, a 39-year-old housewife turned environmental activist from Corpus Christi, Texas, has had several miscarriages in the 17 years that a complaint alle …"

"… , lifting the cloud of uncertainty from the facility,” Griffin wrote.The Corpus Christi and Ford Heights complaints are among at least 15 Clean Air Act cases pend …"

"… ed another bureaucratic document,” said Suzie Canales, co-founder of the Corpus Christi-based Citizens for Environmental Justice. “Stop studying EJ communities …"

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"… r Jim Morris visited the oil refining and chemical manufacturing center of Corpus Christi to investigate skyrocketing cancer rates along the Texas Gulf Coast. As he …"

"… a string of fuming, malodorous plants wedged between Interstate 37 and the Corpus Christi ship channel, seemed paralyzed by fear for their health, wary of powerful …"

"… unsure where to turn for help.Nearly two decades later, Morris returned to Corpus Christi while on assignment for the Center for Public Integrity. By then, the …"

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"… that the prevalence of birth defects in a three-county area that includes Corpus Christi — home to several large oil refineries, one convicted of criminal Clean …"

"… ia.Such studies don’t prove that toxic emissions are harming children in Corpus Christi and Houston. But the law says that such proof isn’t required. Congress t …"

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"… er towels and office paper.The aging Flint Hills Resources oil refinery in Corpus Christi, Texas, lies on the road to nearby Calallen, and exposes 349,862 people to …"

"… as, is located between San Antonio and the Gulf of Mexico, to the north of Corpus Christi. Like its counterpart in La Porte, Texas this facility makes nylon based p …"

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"… could endanger 840,000 people within 14 miles. A Flint Hills refinery in Corpus Christi, Texas, where 350,000 people living within 22 miles would be threatened by …"

"… s and remediation, for covering up the release of hazardous benzene at the Corpus Christi refinery. Koch bought Invista from DuPont in 2004, and reported to the EP …"

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"… tions of the Clean Air Act, having found that that company’s refinery in Corpus Christi, Texas, afflicted a nearby community with toxic air pollution.For nearly a …"

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"… ations of the Clean Air Act, having found that the company’s refinery in Corpus Christi, Texas, afflicted a nearby community with toxic air pollution.For nearly a …"

"… y Row, a 10-mile string of industrial plants between Interstate 37 and the Corpus Christi Ship Channel. In July 2009, an explosion at Citgo badly burned a worker an …"

"… ed by either fixed or floating roofs to contain air emissions. The jury in Corpus Christi sided with the prosecution on two of four felony counts, finding that Citg …"

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"… mains a major petrochemical company with refineries in North Pole, Alaska; Corpus Christi, Texas; Rosemount, Minn., and Rotterdam in the Netherlands; an array of ch …"

"… lant that uses formaldehyde in LaPorte, Texas. Its Flint Hills refinery in Corpus Christi, Texas, uses hydrofluoric acid in refining gasoline.  Mandatory use o …"

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"… worker, Aaron Salinas, had scaled a scaffold at the Citgo East refinery in Corpus Christi, Texas, and were busy preparing the Crude Unit for a procedure known as a …"

"… tional Safety and Health Administration cited Herrera’s former employer, Corpus Christi-based Repcon Inc., for two serious violations. Repcon paid a $2,000 fine f …"

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"… ared at the time. On July 19, 2009, an explosion rocked an oil refinery in Corpus Christi, Texas, critically injuring a worker and spawning a fire that burned for m …"

"… ware of the peril. Nor are government officials. After the 2009 release in Corpus Christi, Citgo told state regulators that only 30 pounds of the acid escaped plant …"

"… ExxonMobil refinery near Joliet, Illinois, and the Citgo East refinery in Corpus Christi. After investigations, OSHA alleged a total of 25 safety violations agains …"

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"… than 15 times the legal limit of benzene, a carcinogen, from a refinery in Corpus Christi, Texas.The company faced penalties of more than $350 million. Four Koch em …"