On account of the quantities of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) we store at our operational depots, certain Calor sites are subject to the Control of Major Accident Hazard (COMAH) legislation and each site’s status is determined by the storage capacity of the site.
The COMAH regulations were transposed into law in our areas of operation as set out below;
Operational Area: Republic of Ireland.
Legislative Instrument: Chemicals Act (Control of Major Accident Hazards involving Dangerous Substances) Regulations 2015 (S.I. 209 of 2015)
Operational Area: Northern Ireland.
Legislative Instrument: The Control of Major Accident Hazards Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2015 (No 325 of 2015)
The following Calor sites are subject to the above legislations:
Dublin Terminal - Tolka Quay Road, Dublin Port, Dublin 1 – COMAH status: Upper Tier
Tivoli Terminal - Tivoli Docks, Tivoli, Cork – COMAH status: Upper Tier
Whitegate Filling Plant – Whitegate, Midleton, Co. Cork – COMAH status: Upper Tier
Belfast - Airport Road West, Sydenham, Belfast, BT3 9EE - COMAH status: Upper Tier
Claremorris Depot - Ballindine Road, Claremorris, Co. Mayo - COMAH status: Lower Tier
For further information please email your enquiry to COMAH@calorgas.ie
Read our safety notice on the minimum separation distances for butane cylinders – ROI only.
A guide for retailers to storing your Calor gas cylinders NI version.