The industry rigorously follows guidelines set by state and local governments, which are many times even stricter than federal standards. Through these protective measures we are successfully preserving Arkansas’ clean air.
All new sites feature low- or no-bleed pneumatic control valves. Both have proven tremendously effective in reducing air emissions. Natural gas and oil producers in the region also invest in state of the art monitoring systems. Some sites are monitored 24/7 by fully automated control rooms, using state of the art video cameras. Should even the smallest leak occur, control room operators are able to shut down sites instantly.