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Marathon Ashland Petroleum (3165), Garyville

LDEQ Accident Report

Accident #No LDEQ Number Available
State Police #12-06139
Accident Date2012-09-11
Report Date 2012-09-17
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
Gasoline0h24mN/ANONOYES5.0 gallons

Accident Classified As: Below Reportable Quantity (BRQ)

Cause of Problem: Equipment Failure

The pumps on the in-ground sump failed to operate

Discharge Preventable - No Information Given

Not known at this time.

Notes/Remedial Actions

An oily water sewer in-ground sump located in the MPC tank farm near the gasoline blending building was observed to be overflowing oily water onto the ground. The breaker of pump 67-1567-01 was reset and the breaker of pump 67-1567-02 was repaired. The contaminated soil was removed from around the sump.