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|LDEQ Accident Number
|Point Source(s)||Notes||Amount of Release|
|Pressure Relief Valve on Naphtha line||Cause: Release from a safety valve. Valve was set to 100 psi instead of 260 psi|
Notes: Naphtha overflowed sump into containment area. Naphtha recovered and transferred to wastewater treatment plant.
|Benzene: 22.0 pounds|
Naphthenic Crude: 2,800.0 gallons
|wastewater treatment unit||Cause: upset in waste water treatment system resulted in discharge of mixture of crude oil and refined products into the Calcasieu River--bio die off caused biomass to be released from the unit, collected in weir system in outfall|
Notes: No refinery letter; NRC report attached.
|Crude Oil: 1.0 gallons|