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Valero (1238), Meraux

LDEQ Accident Report

Accident #77020
State Police #05-0562
Accident Date2005-02-18
Report Date 2005-02-24
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
Sulfur Dioxide15 Hrs 30 MNorth Flare 20-72NOYESNO13,397.0 pounds

Accident Classified As:

Cause of Problem: Maintenance/Procedures

of the Sour Gas Compressor in the Distillate Hydrotreater

Discharge Preventable -

Notes/Remedial Actions

No information Given