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CITGO Petroleum (1250), Lake Charles

LDEQ Accident Report

Accident #137864
State Police #12-01420
Accident Date2012-03-10
Report Date 2012-03-14
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
Heavy Gas Oil30mSewer of C-Cat unitNONONOBRQ

Accident Classified As: Below Reportable Quantity (BRQ)

Cause of Problem: Process Upset

The process sewer in the C-Cat Unit of the facility backed up and catseed (heavy gas oil) was discharged to soil.

Discharge Preventable - No Information Given

No information given..

Notes/Remedial Actions

The problem was contained and clean-up occurred.