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CITGO Petroleum (1250), Lake Charles

LDEQ Accident Report

Accident #111418
State Police #08-07879
Accident Date2008-12-14
Report Date 2008-12-18
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
Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs)No information givenUnicracker UnitNONOYESBRQ
Hydrogen SulfideNo information givenUnicracker UnitNONONOBRQ
Nitrous OxideNo information givenUnicracker UnitYESYESYESBRQ
Sulfur DioxideNo information givenUnicracker UnitNOYESNOBRQ

Accident Classified As:

Cause of Problem: Other

see notes

Discharge Preventable -

Notes/Remedial Actions

Flash fire in the Unicracker Unit