BP Plc (BP/) shut down a system associated with its Chicap pipeline near Mokena, Illinois, yesterday after a spill.
Highlights of market news:
- Oil was discharged into a containment area and covered about 1,000 square feet inside a berm, according to a filing with the National Response Center
- The release was halted and a vacuum truck, tanks and other equipment were sent to the scene.
- Chicap Pipeline System includes a 360,000-barrel-a-day, 26-inch mainline from Patoka, Illinois, to the Mokena area