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Advisory lifted for Phillips66 Refinery fire

Last updated: 5 p.m. Sunday, August 2, 2015

The fire at Phillips 66 Refinery in Rodeo is out and the Public Health Advisory for people with respiratory sensitivities has been lifted. A health advisory was issued because the incident could have affected people with respiratory sensitivities.

RMP - MECS Company-Avon Plant

Martinez, CA


The facility is located on Solano Way in Martinez, CA, and within the perimeters of Tesoro Golden Eagle Refinery. The Tesoro chemical plant supplies oleum at 25% concentration to the MECS Company-Avon Plant. MECS Company-Avon Plant uses the oleum to manufacture catalyst for sulfuric acid plants worldwide.

Regulated Substances Subject to CalARP/Federal RMP/ISO:

Regulated Substances Program Level CalARP Regulated Federal RMP Regulated ISO Regulated
Vanadium Pentoxide 1 yes no no