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Valero (26003), Norco

LDEQ Accident Report

Accident #105908
State Police #08-03036
Accident Date2008-05-27
Report Date 2008-06-03
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
Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs)No information given71A Refrigerant CondenserNONOYES3,312.0 pounds

Accident Classified As:

Cause of Problem: Other

VOC leak from process unit in cooling tower

Discharge Preventable -

Notes/Remedial Actions

Condenser was isolated and is in the process to be repaired [sic]. Follow-up letter states that emissions were BRQ.