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Handling and Storing Petroleum Coke

Pet coke storage examples

Pet coke pile in Chicago
Pet coke pile on Chicago's south side.

EPA advised the City of Chicago on pet coke storage alternatives to open-air piles.  Control technology exists to reduce fugitive dust from petroleum coke storage piles. Here are some examples.The following links exit the site Exit

California South Coast Rule 1158

The purpose of this rule from California's South Coast Air Quality Management District is to reduce the emissions of airborne particulate matter from the storage, handling, and transport of coke, coal and sulfur. The rule is also meant to reduce the potential for the storage, handling and transport of these materials to violate AQMD Rules 402 – Public Nuisance and 403 – Fugitive Dust.