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|State Police #||10-05786|
|Pollutant||Duration||Point Source||Greenhouse Gas||Criteria Pollutant||Ozone forming chemical||Amount of Release|
|Hydrogen Sulfide||3d 12h||saturated gas line to saturated amine contactor||NO||NO||NO||732.0 pounds|
|Compressed Flammable Gas||3d 12h||saturated gas line to saturated amine contactor||NO||NO||YES||4,263.0 pounds|
Accident Classified As: Reportable Quantity
WORKER DIED 10/6--"cause of death under investigation" "saturated gas line to the saturated amine contractor started leaking sour gas to the atmosphere through a previously installed clamp" which had been installed 9/22/10.
"still investigating the root cause of the release"
area barricaded off, work stopped & personnel moved to safe area, respiratory protection for workers in immediate vicinity, internal & external monitoring, clamp on leak repaired/isolated, will have to flare intermittently until line can be completely replaced. "No chronic or acute health risks are anticipated to have occurred off-site or beyond immediate proximity of release point."