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Calumet Lubricants 8 (1214), Shreveport

LDEQ Accident Report

Accident #112699
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State Police #090445
Accident Date2009-02-12
Report Date 2009-02-16
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
Hydrogen2.25 HoursHydrogen PlantNONONO816.0 pounds
Hydrogen Sulfide2.25 HoursHydrogen PlantNONONO46.0 pounds

Accident Classified As:

Cause of Problem: Piping or Tubing

Piping Flange broke off recycle absorber on LOHT unit

Discharge Preventable - No

Caused by broken piping flange fitting

Notes/Remedial Actions

Unit was depressurized and purged with nitrogen.