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|State Police #||06-01516|
|Pollutant||Duration||Point Source||Greenhouse Gas||Criteria Pollutant||Ozone forming chemical||Amount of Release|
|Sulfur Dioxide||1h 0m||308F-D-1 Low Pressure Flare||NO||YES||NO||1,839.0 pounds|
Accident Classified As:
Failure of the motor for the 592K1A blower
The release was due to 2 problems: first the motor powering the blower failed. Second when an alternate blower was placed in service the discharge valve at the blower failed to open due to a hidden mechanical failure. The valve was repaired.