CSB Releases Final Aghorn Investigation Report


CSB Releases Final Report into 2019 Hydrogen Sulfide Release at the Aghorn Operating Waterflood Station in Odessa, Texas

May 21, 2021, Washington, D.C. -- Today the U.S. Chemical Safety Board (CSB) released its final report and associated materials into the October 26, 2019, hydrogen sulfide release at the Aghorn Operating waterflood station in Odessa, Texas (CSB No. 2020-01-I-TX).

 The Aghorn investigation file can now be located in the Closed Investigations section of the CSB’s website, and includes:

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