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CITGO Petroleum (1250), Lake Charles

LDEQ Accident Report

Accident #122280
State Police #10-1012
Accident Date2010-03-22
Report Date 2010-03-24
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
Hydrocarbonno information givenPFU flaringNONOYESBRQ
Smokeno information givenPFU flaringNONONOBRQ

Accident Classified As:

Cause of Problem: Process Upset

"mechanical failure of a release valve or process safety valve"

Discharge Preventable - No Information Given

Notes/Remedial Actions

no information given