Residents decry 'noxious odors' from concrete plant ...

Dec 06, 2019· Numerous neighbors near Superior have recently complained of noxious odors they claim are coming from the asphalt plant to San Diego Fire Rescue, Hazmat and SDG&E. All three agencies responded and investigated. "The smell outside of our home was incredibly strong, even from that distance," said Elizabeth Howard, who lives 1.7 miles from ...

Genesee Township residents concerned about possible ...

Jul 08, 2021· Ajax Materials Corporation is proposing to install a Hot Mix Asphalt Plant in Genesee Township. Now, people who live there are concerned about their health and property values if the asphalt plant ...

Irvine Neighborhood Raises Stink Over Asphalt Plant

Dec 11, 2020· The smell of burnt rubber and worries over air pollution are keeping some residents up at night in neighborhoods surrounding an asphalt-mixing plant in Irvine, California.The air, they say, is so ...

SE Asphalt air pollution - Friends of East Flat Rock

Aug 20, 2020· Surprisingly, John says the it's not just the smell and noise that makes an asphalt plant such a bad neighbor, it's also the light pollution. "I can document they run 85% at night, not during the day. They crank up about 5:00 to 5:30 in the afternoon, they run all night long, and they shut down about 7:30 in the morning.

Feds jump into McKinley Park asphalt plant fracas ...

Jul 28, 2021· Senators Durbin and Duckworth asked President Biden's EPA to oversee air pollution testing and oversight of MAT Asphalt, which prompted more than 100 odor complaints from neighbors in …

Odors from asphalt plant in Irvine spark frustration, fear ...

Mar 04, 2021· Neighbors' frustration occasionally burst into anger during a five-hour meeting Wednesday night, March 3, over stinky and possibly toxic vapors emanating from an asphalt plant in northeast Irvine.

Proposed Asphalt Plant Upsets Seekonk ... - ecoRI News

Jan 27, 2021· The paper also stated, "A small asphalt plant producing 100 thousand tons of asphalt a year may release up to 50 tons of toxic fugitive emissions into the air." In addition to fears of pollution and the smell of hot tar permeating their homes and neighborhood, abutting property owners are also worried that the asphalt plant will have an ...

Illinois Attorney General Raoul looking into odor ...

Jul 31, 2021· Illinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul is looking into odor complaints from residents around an asphalt plant in McKinley Park, saying that he wants to …

McKinley Park residents want asphalt plant shut down ...

May 28, 2021· McKinley Park residents are fighting the city over the MAT Asphalt plant in their neighborhood. more. (Jose M. Osorio / Chicago Tribune) Some mornings, the smell seeping inside Jackie Montesdeoca ...

Asphalt Plant - Odor Control Case Studies | Ecosorb by OMI

The asphalt plant, already keen on being a "proactive good neighbor," addressed these odor issues by contacting us. With over 25 years of neutralizing odors in the asphalt industry, OMI Industries has experience in addressing the complex odor issues in the market.

Kokosing Materials Inc. is a Good Neighbor | AsphaltPro ...

Asphalt Solutions Inc. has patents for its AS Roofing Material and AS Cherry odor suppressants, valid U.S., Canada and international. Kokosing Materials Inc., Fredericktown, Ohio, has nearly 40 years of experience producing asphalt across its 17 asphalt plants throughout the state. So, the company knows a thing or two about being a good neighbor.

Neighbors protest asphalt plant proposed near Flint ...

Aug 11, 2021· FLINT, Mich. (WJRT) - A group of Genesee Township and Flint community groups are planning a meeting for Wednesday, hoping their concerns about a proposed asphalt plant …

It smells, but Maine asphalt plant meets standards

Feb 11, 2011· However, he said the odor of asphalt coming into the neighborhood from the R.C. & Sons plant, which is located in a pit owned by McGee Construction, is still a …

About — Stop The Asphalt Plant

There is also concern about the smell from the asphalt plant. While the asphalt would be mainly stored in a silo, a silo is not airtight, and once the product is loaded into trucks, there is no control mechanism to reduce or capture any hydrogen sulfide, the main "smell" component of asphalt, as the trucks drive out of the quarry, through ...

Asphalt Plant - Odor Control Case Studies | Ecosorb by OMI

Asphalt plants in rural areas sit on rock quarries, far from residential and commercial development. By the time asphalt leaves these facilities, most odors from sulfides and hydrocarbons are gone. The need for odor removal is not as urgent as in urban locations, where neighboring homes and businesses can see plants as a nuisance.

Decades after closure of lead smelter, voices rise against ...

When Janie Cisneros was pregnant with her now 22-month-old daughter, she had a heightened sense of smell, making odors similar to rotten eggs and burning tires more pungent. The West Dallas native, who lives a few hundred feet away from an asphalt shingle plant and in a region crowded with industrial facilities, said she could …

Lehi Crossing residents say asphalt plant is causing ...

Jul 14, 2018· A 2007 study by APAC Carolina Inc. for Associated Asphalt found that while the odor from an asphalt plant can cause negative reactions in sensitive individuals, it determined that typical levels ...

Neighbors wonder what's in the air near Kenmore asphalt plant

Sep 22, 2020· Some who live near the Cadman Materials plant say they can actually taste the asphalt in the air. Author: Eric Wilkinson Published: 6:35 PM PDT September 21, 2020

Can you hear an asphalt plant from a mile away?

May 03, 2019· The sounds of an asphalt plant — and the impact any noise could have on neighbors — may play a role in whether the Reed family, owners of Madison Asphalt LLC, …

| AsphaltPro Magazine | 9 Tips for Asphalt Plant Maintenance

OEMs and service providers outlined 9 tips for maintaining your asphalt plant. The following concepts walk you through the basics of greasing, silo wall monitoring, odor reduction installation, recycled asphalt pavement (RAP) system maintenance, trunnion adjustment and more.

What it's like to live near an asphalt plant

Sep 14, 2012· The second letter, also from someone who lives in Norfolk near an asphalt plant states, The smell from the plant was very noticeable. The noise from the loading hoppers is very loud if stone is involved. The noise from the chimney was very loud, especially in the early hours, even with all windows closed and double glazing.

Asphalt (Bitumen) Fumes - Overview | Occupational Safety ...

Over a half-million workers are exposed to fumes from asphalt, a petroleum product used extensively in road paving, roofing, siding, and concrete work 1.Health effects from exposure to asphalt fumes include headache, skin rash, sensitization, fatigue, reduced appetite, throat and …

Venom OG (Asphalt Plant) by Humbolt Seed Compant ...

Mar 17, 2021· The Flavor and Smell of Venom OG (Asphalt Plant) Slight grape tasting OG with a Gas overload. Freshly cut flowers emit a strong tennis ball odor, but when cured this is replaced by a pure diesel. The flavor profile is something I have never encountered. It has a …

Who Wants to Live Near an Asphalt Plant? - The New York Times

Apr 26, 1998· THE REV. HARRY KNISELY of Bridgeport remembers working for six months in 1962 as the manager of an asphalt plant in Chambersburg, Pa. ''We think of these as big operations,'' he said.

Smell? What smell? | Mountain Xpress

Jul 21, 2004· The company responded that it was already doing all that could be done: putting tarps on its asphalt trucks and using low-odor asphalt ingredients and odor-masking agents in its hot-asphalt …

Carson City supervisors deny appeal from asphalt company ...

Apr 15, 2021· "I know the smell of an asphalt plant isn't like a McDonalds or like a rose, but there certainly … there are particular elements of an asphalt stream that generate odors such as benzene, we ...

Odor Control: Asphalt, Coal Tar, Mercaptan, Petroleum ...

Asphalt And Petroleum Odor Control For over 30 years we have been making products to eliminate odors from asphalt, coal tar emulsion, mercaptan and petroleum odors. Whether the odors are present during use, manufacturing, storage or during soil remediaton, we …

Why Asphalt Plants Need Odor Control | For Construction Pros

Dec 05, 2019· When the asphalt is heated and vented at the plant, the smell radiates out into the atmosphere which becomes the only thing people smell, giving asphalt plants …

Tar smells from Hayes asphalt plant reaching Southall ...

May 23, 2015· FM Conway's Heathrow Asphalt plant in Bulls Bridge Road, Hayes. Mr Murrell has been woken by the smell in the early morning on a number of occasions, and can identify the tar smell coming through vents in rooms. He said the block, consisting of 37 properties, has never had this problem before.

Many industries call the Southwest Side home. McKinley ...

May 28, 2021· The MAT Asphalt plant generally takes a winter reprieve from hot mix asphalt production — the source of the strong odor. ... because of the smell from the plant. "In the park, you're ...

Yale study finds dangerous emissions from asphalt long ...

Sep 04, 2020· We might not just be around to see it (roaring cheer heard from the rest of the plant and animal kingdom!). guzmanchinky September 4, 2020 07:21 AM. I've always hated the smell of asphalt…

Asphalt Plant | Beesource Beekeeping Forums

Apr 01, 2016· A gravel company is planning to build an asphalt plant in the next few months. This will be less than one mile from my home and bees. Will the smell affect their foraging? Will the emissions settle on plants and affect the honey? Will pollutates get into their wax? Although regulated, these contaminates enter the environment.

All American Asphalt | City of Irvine

Summary. All American Asphalt Inc. operates an asphalt batch plant at 10671 Jeffrey Road in the North Irvine area which has been at the center of numerous odor complaints by residents and others in the area in recent years.