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Calumet Lubricants 8 (1214), Shreveport

LDEQ Accident Report

Accident #102122
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State Police #08-00110
Accident Date2008-01-08
Report Date 2008-01-08
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 Dioxide3 H 30 MFL 2001 #3 FlareNOYESNO2,736.0 pounds
Hydrogen Sulfide3 H 30 MFL 2001 #3 FlareNONONOBRQ

Accident Classified As:

Cause of Problem: Power Failure

Power outage on previous day caused motor windings to burn out on liquid pump on flare drum. The flare gas compressor shut down as a result.

Discharge Preventable - Yes

Notes/Remedial Actions

This incident is linked to the previous day which is why the state police numbers are the same. The pump was replaced.