BPCL planning to supply medical grade oxygen to Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai
30th Aug 2021

Bharat Petroleum Corporation (BPCL) is planning to supply medical grade oxygen from its Mumbai refinery to Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM) to meet the requirement of medical oxygen in municipal hospitals in the city. The company will supply 10 to 15 tonnes a day of VPSA (Vacuum Pressure Swing Adsorption) oxygen with 93 per cent purity.

The firm will donate one oxygen compressor with motor and control system and will build a 1.5-km pipeline for transportation of oxygen from VPSA unit inside its Mumbai refinery to MCGM boundary limit.

BPCL is into exploration, production and retailing of petroleum and petrol related products. The retail business unit of BPCL is into marketing of petrol, diesel and kerosene.