Union Pacific honors safe chemical carriers

The Union Pacific Railroad recently recognized 70 companies with the 2021 Pinnacle Awards for their dedication and commitment to safely transporting chemicals by rail.

The annual award recognizes customers who implement release prevention protocols and corrective action plans, and have zero non-accidental releases (NARs) of regulated hazardous materials shipments, the railroad said. .

“Union Pacific is honored to partner with companies that share our commitment to the safe transportation of chemicals and, in doing so, protecting the environment,” said Jacque Bendon, vice president of industrial marketing and sales. . “This award recognizes the work these companies do every day to prevent release and protect the communities where we all live and work.”

Union Pacific’s Hazardous Materials Safety team supports customers with joint rail safety training programs and railcar inspections.

The 2021 Pinnacle Awards winners are:

  • Aeropres Corporation
  • Afton Chemical Company
  • American synthetic rubber
  • Archer Daniels Midland
  • Arkalon Ethanol
  • Arkema
  • ASHTA Chemicals
  • Berryman Chemicals
  • BP
  • Buckeye Pipeline Company
  • CALAMCO
  • Cargill
  • Chevron Phillips Chemicals
  • CHS
  • CITGO oil company
  • Coffeyville Resources Nitrogen Fertilizers
  • Covestro
  • Cross Oil Refining and Marketing
  • Eco Energy
  • El Dorado Chemical
  • Intermediate EnLink
  • ExxonMobil
  • Foremark Performance Chemicals
  • FutureFuel Chemical Company
  • Gibson Energy
  • HELM US Corp.
  • Howard Energy Partners
  • Indorama Ventures
  • INEOS Oxide
  • International chemical company
  • Irving Oil Limited
  • Itafos Conda
  • Kemira
  • Keyera Corp.
  • Koch fertilizer
  • Koch Methanol
  • Koppers
  • Lotte Chemicals Louisiana
  • Louis Dreyfus Grand Junction Company
  • Martin Operating Partnership
  • PGM ingredients
  • Midwest Renewable Energy
  • NorFalco
  • NOVA Chemicals
  • Olin Company
  • OQ CHEMICALS CORPORATION
  • Phoenix Park Energy Marketing
  • Ponderosa Oil
  • Chemical Reagent
  • Renewable Energy Group
  • Röhm America
  • Jagged Caverns
  • Solvay Chemicals
  • Southwestern Iowa Renewable Energy
  • Stepan Company
  • sulfuric acid trading company
  • Targa Resources
  • Targray
  • The Chemours company
  • The company Lubrizol
  • The Plaza Group
  • TotalEnergies Petrochemicals and Refining USA
  • PTC Group
  • American amines
  • Valero Energy
  • Veolia North America Regeneration and recovery solutions
  • Western Plains Propane
  • Wildcat Midstream Limited Partnership
  • Williams Enterprises
  • WRR Environmental Services