uncategorized · 11/12/2013

Gas leak alert over at Neste Oil's Porvoo refinery

Neste Oil Corporation
Press Release
12 November 2013 at 8.15 p.m. EET

Gas leak alert over at Neste Oil's Porvoo refinery

The hazardous situation that resulted from a leak of LPG at the Porvoo refinery has been declared over. Repairs on the section of the process unit affected have begun and the maintenance work that had already started on the unit is continuing as planned. No injuries, no damage to the environment of the plant, and no production losses have been incurred. Members of the refinery's fire service will remain on duty at the location to secure the situation.

Neste Oil Corporation

Kaisa Lipponen
Director, Corporate Communications

For further information, contact Production Manager Jari Koskinen, tel. +358 (0)50 458 2164

Neste Oil in brief

Neste Oil Corporation is a refining and marketing company concentrating on low-emission, high-quality traffic fuels. The company produces a comprehensive range of major petroleum products and is the world's leading supplier of renewable diesel. Neste Oil had net sales of EUR 17.9 billion in 2012 and employs around 5,000 people, and is listed on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki.

Neste Oil is included in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index and the Ethibel Pioneer Investment Register, and has featured in The Global 100 list of the world's most sustainable corporations for many years. Forest Footprint Disclosure (FFD) has ranked Neste Oil as one of the best performers in the oil & gas sector. Further information: