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Motiva Enterprises (2719), Convent

LDEQ Accident Report

Accident #146107
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State Police #13-00263
Accident Date2013-01-18
Report Date 2013-01-24
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
Sulfur DioxideH-oil unitNOYESNOBRQ

Accident Classified As: Below Reportable Quantity (BRQ)

Cause of Problem: Process Upset

Operational upset on the H-Oil unit.

Discharge Preventable - No Information Given

Notes/Remedial Actions

The incident was initially reported as a potential exceedance of the 500-lb Reportable Quantity (RQ) for sulfur dioxide (SO2). However, after further calculation, the total SO2 emissions from this incident were not above the RQ.