Petrobras Announces Diesel Spill at Presidente Bernardes Refinery

(Petrobras, 17.May.2022) — Petrobras announces there was a diesel oil spill followed by a fire at the Presidente Bernardes Refinery (RPBC), located in the city of Cubatão, in the state of São Paulo.

The site was immediately isolated and the refinery’s fire brigade team controlled the incident. There were no injuries or damage to other refinery facilities.

Petrobras has already notified the environmental agencies and other competent bodies, and there is no impact on the production of oil products or risk to market supply.