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|State Police #||07-07815|
|Pollutant||Duration||Point Source||Greenhouse Gas||Criteria Pollutant||Ozone forming chemical||Amount of Release|
|Sulfur Dioxide||1h 51m||Diesel Hydrotreater Unit||NO||YES||NO||240.8 pounds|
|Hydrogen Sulfide||1h 51m||Diesel Hydrotreater Unit||NO||NO||NO||2.4 pounds|
Accident Classified As:
A small fire occurred in the convection section of the Diesel Hydrotreater Unit 293 in one of the tubes. While in the process of isolating the H-1 Heater for inspection and repair of the tube, the tube completely failed resulting in a fire in the entire convection sectino of the heater.
The Refinery's Fire Brigade and Emergency Response Teams were activated and the fire was extinguished. No offsite impacts were noted during air monitoring.