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|State Police #||08-01517|
|Pollutant||Duration||Point Source||Greenhouse Gas||Criteria Pollutant||Ozone forming chemical||Amount of Release|
|Nitrogen Oxide||No information given||Flare||NO||YES||YES||70.0 pounds|
|Ethylene||No information given||Flare||NO||NO||YES||250.0 pounds|
Accident Classified As: No Information Given
They lost an analog output card on a control system Off spec. Gasses went tot flare. Control valves and their by pass cause the system to go off spec. This caused them to flare the materials.
The release is ongoing until they can bring things back on line. Materials released will be tracked against 5 yr rolling average for the Sp. Condition. Amount of nitrogen oxide released is over 70 pounds.