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|State Police #||05-06567|
|Pollutant||Duration||Point Source||Greenhouse Gas||Criteria Pollutant||Ozone forming chemical||Amount of Release|
|Sulfur Dioxide||30 hrs 25 m||FLARE (North Flare EP-64)||NO||YES||NO||3,400.0 pounds|
Accident Classified As:
release occurred due to shutdown of the refinery in preparation for Hurricane Rita.
In addition to the flaring from the North flare, there was possible visible flaring from the South and West Flares, however no excess emissions were noted from the South or West Flares. Refinery indicated that their hurricane shutdown plan will be upda