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|State Police #||09-06146|
|Pollutant||Duration||Point Source||Greenhouse Gas||Criteria Pollutant||Ozone forming chemical||Amount of Release|
|Hydrocarbon||74.5 h||Facility Fugitives- #2 FCCU||NO||NO||YES||44,000.0 pounds|
|Benzene||74.5 h||Facility Fugitives- #2 FCCU||NO||NO||YES||155.0 pounds|
Accident Classified As:
Leak in the #2 FCCU Reactor manway flange.
Leak occurred as a result of a malfunction in manway flange.
RQ exceeded. Applied steam to disperse the vapors. Attempted to fix the leak by tightening the manway flange bolts, but failed. Shutdown the FCCU because the leak worsened. Placed a clamp and then sealed to stop the leak. Will inculde inspecting and repairing the manway during planned maintenance procedures.