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Valero (26003), Norco

LDEQ Accident Report

Accident #108720
State Police #08-05583
Accident Date2008-09-05
Report Date 2008-09-15
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
Sulfur DioxideOngoingFlaresNOYESNOBRQ

Accident Classified As:

Cause of Problem: Weather

; controlled refinery start up due to Gustav

Discharge Preventable - No

Notes/Remedial Actions

Sent to alert outside agencies of possibility of flaring due to start up