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Motiva Enterprises (2719), Convent

LDEQ Accident Report

Accident #137390
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State Police #12-01030
Accident Date2012-02-21
Report Date 2012-02-28
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 DioxideNo information givenFLARE: Unspecified flareNOYESNOBRQ
Hydrogen SulfideNo information givenFlare: Unspecified flareNONONOBRQ

Accident Classified As: Below Reportable Quantity (BRQ)

Cause of Problem: Process Upset

There was an unexpected swing in the feed to the VPS-1 Unit causing an upset and flaring.

Discharge Preventable - No Information Given

No information given.

Notes/Remedial Actions

There is no information given regarding remedial actions taken.