Storm Prep 2022: How plants prepare

25 News Now Trey Meynig provides information on how chemical plants respond to a hurricane

VICTORIA, Texas – 25 News Now Meteorologist and Report Trey Meynig provides information on how chemical refineries prepare for a major storm. Trey also spoke with Paul Murray, Formosa Emergency Response Team Coordinator, about how Formosa Plastics in Point Comfort, Texas prepares for a major storm.

Here are some steps Murray shared on how Formosa responds to a hurricane:

  • act quickly to protect the facility and its employees;
  • possible shut downs with Rideout Team staying at the facility;
  • a Strike Team will come in after the storm to help assess damages;
  • a full return to normal will begin once both teams consider facility safe.

Make sure to tune in at 6:30 p.m. for the Storm Prep 2022 special. You can watch the special here.