The Minister of state Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu, will on Monday in Lagos launch three regulatory guidelines aimed at standardising the nation’s oil and gas industry.

The Deputy Director, Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Dr Musa Zagi, disclosed this in Lagos, yesterday, during the unveiling of the forthcoming 18th edition of the International HSE Biennial Conference on the Oil and Gas Industry in Nigeria scheduled for November 26th – 28th, 2018.

Dr Zagi listed the new guidelines as Environmental Guidelines and Standards for the Petroleum Industry in Nigeria (EGASPIN), 2018; Regulatory Guidance for the Management of NORM in the Petroleum Industry: Abandonment, Decommissioning and Decontamination of Oil and Gas Installations as well as Occupational Health Guidelines & Standards for the Petroleum Industry in Nigeria.

Source: Daily Trust

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