Spill prevention

Article

Spill prevention

We are focused on preventing spills and, if a spill does occur, ensuring a rapid, comprehensive response.

In pursuit of our goal of zero spills to land and water, we continually develop and improve risk management, operations integrity, spill prevention processes and containment capabilities by:

  • Increasing spill awareness through training 
  • Learning from past incidents
  • Upgrading key equipment
  • Carrying out inspections and surveillance programs

See our oil and chemical spills data in the most recent Sustainability Report.

Related content

Air emissions

Working hard to reduce our impact on air quality.

Environment Topic

Progressive reclamation

We are actively salvaging, segregating and storing soil, and collecting and banking native seeds at our oil sands operations so that these valuable reclamation materials are readily available in the future.

Environment Article

Land use and biodiversity

We operate in a variety of ecosystems - some with sensitive characteristics. Our Upstream operations in particular can affect different wildlife areas, including foothills, prairie ecosystems and northern peatland areas.

Environment Article

Energy and carbon summary

Imperial is well-positioned to help support Canada in responsible energy development and production.

Environment Article