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Motiva Enterprises (2719), Convent

LDEQ Accident Report

Accident #149914
State Police #13-03277
Accident Date2013-07-24
Report Date 2013-07-29
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
OilNo Information Givenlab sumpNONONOBRQ

Accident Classified As: Below Reportable Quantity (BRQ)

Cause of Problem: Under Investigation

On July 24, Motiva reported a spill which occurred at the facility. The cause of the event that released oil and water from the lab sump to the soil and on-site ditch is still being investigated at this time.

Discharge Preventable - No Information Given

Notes/Remedial Actions

No remedial actions given. The incident was initially reported as a potential exceedance of the 1 barrel RQ for oil to land. After further calculation, the total oil spilled to land was below RQ.