Safety measures and procedures to be followed in the case of a serious industrial failure on the premises of the Chemical Production Plant in Dobrów
The Chemical Production Plant, owned by Grupa Azoty Kopalnie i Zakłady Chemiczne Siarki Siarkopol Spółka Akcyjna, is located in Dobrów, in the Tuczępy commune, Busko-Zdrój county, province of Kielce. The Plant produces carbon disulfide, insoluble sulfur, milled sulfur, flaked sulfur and sodium sulfide. Its premises are also used by PRO CHEMIKA Spółka z o.o. of Kraków, for condensation of hydrogen sulphide by the H2S Condensation Department in Dobrów
Chemical substances classified as hazardous and present on the premises of the Chemical Production Plant in Dobrów include:
Properties of these substances:
Given the number of toxic substances classified as hazardous which are present on its premises, the Chemical Production Plant in Dobrów qualifies as a plant with a considerable risk of serious industrial failure under the Environmental Protection Act.
As such, the Plant has prepared the following documents:
In accordance with the relevant requirements of the Environmental Protection Law, these documents are subject to the opinion of, and/or consultation with, and/or approval by the Kielce Province Commander in Chief of the National Fire Service, and the Provincial Inspectorate for Environmental Protection. Since the Chemical Production Plant in Dobrów is located within the community of Tuczępy in Busko-Zdrój county, supervision of the Plant's legal compliance in this respect is the responsibility of the County Headquarters of National Fire Service in Busko-Zdrój.
The website of the Provincial Headquarters of the National Fire Service in Kielce at www.straz.kielce.pl contains lists, specifications and information on high-risk industrial plants in the Kielce province, including:
Types of threats that may occur within the premises of the Chemical Production Plant in Dobrów:
Depending on how the threat spreads, the affected area may be limited to the premises of the Plant, or may include the adjacent area of Tuczępy (within a radius of a few kilometres of the Plant), or even extend to the neighbouring communes within a radius of a dozen or so kilometres from the Plant.
Notification by the Plant of a serious industrial failure on its premises in Dobrów will include:
In each case:
If there is a risk that the threat may spread:
The recommended course of action for local residents in case of a threat occurring on the premises of the Chemical Production Plant in Dobrów is to:
The above information has been: