Editorial: Flint Hills efforts deserve recognition
Flint Hills Resources hasn't always had the best reputation when it comes to environmental matters. It hasn't always deserved to, either.
Part of that is unavoidable. When you work in the oil industry, you're never going to be pristine. But Flint Hills has done work to help the environment. In recent years the refinery has partnered with government and other groups to restore and preserve a significant stretch of natural area near its Pine Bend refinery.