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ExxonMobil Refinery (2638), Baton Rouge

LDEQ Accident Report

Accident #105508
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State Police #08-02726
Accident Date2008-05-12
Report Date 2008-05-15
Follow-up Date 0000-00-00
Follow-up: No

Pollutants Released

Pollutant Duration Point Source Greenhouse Gas Criteria Pollutant Ozone forming chemical Amount of Release
Flammable GasFee lineNONOYESBRQ
Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs)Fee lineNONOYESBRQ
Hydrochloric AcidFee lineNONONOBRQ

Accident Classified As: Below Reportable Quantity (BRQ)

Cause of Problem: Piping or Tubing

There was a leaking fee line to a reactor emitting gases to the air.

Discharge Preventable - No Information Given

Notes/Remedial Actions

At time of SPOC report, unsure of how long it will take to resolve the small leak.