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Albemarle PD Corp (669), Baton Rouge

LDEQ Accident Report

Accident #126086
State Police #10-05022
Accident Date2010-08-31
Report Date 2010-09-02
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
BromochloromethaneMax. 28mProcess UnitNONOYES623.3 pounds

Accident Classified As: Below Reportable Quantity (BRQ)

Cause of Problem: No Information Given

The release occurred from inside the process area.

Discharge Preventable - No Information Given

No Information Given

Notes/Remedial Actions

The material was contained at the time of the State Police report, which was made 28m after the incident occurred. There was no reported offsite impact. Approximately 1600 lbs. of bromochloromethane was released from inside the process area. The estimated calculation of material going to the atmosphere was 623.3 lbs.