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ExxonMobil Refinery (2638), Baton Rouge

LDEQ Accident Report

Accident #135083
State Police #11-06783
Accident Date2011-10-30
Report Date 2011-11-04
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
Methyl Ethyl KetoneNo information givenNo information givenNONOYES12.0 pounds
MIBK(Methyl Isobutyl Ketone)No information givenNo information givenNONOYES12.0 pounds

Accident Classified As: Below Reportable Quantity (BRQ)

Cause of Problem: No Information Given

ExxonMobil Baton Rouge Refinery provided a written notification to the LDEQ about a release that occurred at the facility on October 30, 2011. Approximately 24 pounds of Methyl Ethyl Ketone and Methyl Isobutyl Ketone were release.

Discharge Preventable - No Information Given

No information given.

Notes/Remedial Actions

No information given. 24 pounds approximately released. Approximately 12 pounds of each was assumed from broad description for numerical accounting. LABB does not have access to the LDEQ incident report.