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Alon Refining (3116), Krotz Springs

LDEQ Accident Report

Accident #No LDEQ Number Available
State Police #07-06219
Accident Date2007-10-14
Report Date 2007-10-18
Follow-up Date 2000-00-00
Follow-up: no

Pollutants Released

Pollutant Duration Point Source Greenhouse Gas Criteria Pollutant Ozone forming chemical Amount of Release
Butaneno information givenFin Fan Leak in Poly UnitNONOYES979.0 pounds

Accident Classified As:

Cause of Problem: Equipment Failure


Discharge Preventable -

Notes/Remedial Actions

Need to find LDEQ #. A small leak was discovered in the Fin Fan in the Poly Unit so the unit was shut down immediately. It re-opened 10/18/2007. All the tubes were re-rolled and then hydrotested for additional leaks and none were found.