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Placid Refining (2366), Port Allen

LDEQ Accident Report

Accident #129480
State Police #No Information Given
Accident Date2011-02-24
Report Date 2011-03-09
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
Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs)No Information GivenTank: VOC control deviceNONOYESBRQ

Accident Classified As:

Cause of Problem: Maintenance/Procedures

LDEQ states that the VOC stream from tank emissions was rerouted from one control device to another control device. No net emissions change from what was permitted was reported. The listed control device in the air permit for the VOC stream was taken out of service for unscheduled maintenance. It is reported that the alternate control device efficiency is equal or greater than that required by the permit.

Discharge Preventable - No Information Given

Notes/Remedial Actions

BRQ. No Information Given. LDEQ included. No Refinery Letter.