Damage to solenoid valve causes ammonia to release into the machine room



Reference number
II-972306-2020 (#16462)

Location: Langley

Regulated industry sector: Boiler, Pressure Vessel & Refrigeration - Refrigeration system

Incident overview

A solenoid valve with a damaged O-ring, located in the refrigeration machine room of a meat processing plant, resulted in ammonia leaking outside the valve body.


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