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Valero (26003), Norco

LDEQ Accident Report

Accident #100018
State Police #07-06045
Accident Date2007-10-07
Report Date 2007-10-12
Follow-up Date 0000-00-00
Follow-up: Yes

Pollutants Released

Pollutant Duration Point Source Greenhouse Gas Criteria Pollutant Ozone forming chemical Amount of Release
Gasoline1 h 0 mGasoline storage tankNONOYES210.0 gallons

Accident Classified As:

Cause of Problem: No Information Given

No information given.

Discharge Preventable -

Notes/Remedial Actions

The spilled gas was contained on site and was vacuumed into a tank. Gas contaminated soil was excavated for disposal. Permittee reported a 5 bbl. Gasoline spill located at a storage tank on site. The gas seeped out of the tank onto the roof; 1 bbl remained on the roof and was cleaned with absorbants and 4 bbls ran off the roof into the drainage sditch on Valero property: Failure of roof drains on an above ground storage tankÉ