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ExxonMobil Chemical Plant (286), Baton Rouge

LDEQ Accident Report

Accident #87945
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State Police #06-03104
Accident Date2006-05-18
Report Date 0000-00-00
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
PiperyleneNo information giventanksNONONO 
TolueneNo information giventanksNONONO 
E-5000 FillNo information giventanksNONONO 
WastewaterNo information giventanksNONONO 

Accident Classified As:

Cause of Problem: Equipment Failure

They have five tanks that are releasing vapors. One tank is a floating roof tank that is malfunctioning. The other four have some sort of malfunction as well. They are investigating the cause.

Discharge Preventable - No Information Given

Notes/Remedial Actions

Not sure if any releases will reach RQ