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Alon Refining (3116), Krotz Springs

Causal Factor: Start Up, Shut Down

LDEQ Accident Number
Accident Date
Point Source(s) Notes Amount of Release

No information given
Cause: Shutting down refinery.

Followup: No

Notes: Report does not indicate the reason for shut down. The report also does not specify which pollutant was released or the amount of the release.

No LDEQ Reported

Shut down of FCCU Unit
Cause: xxxxxxxx

Followup: no

Notes: Need to find LDEQ #. Report said that the unit was back online 10/18/05-which is probably a typo.


equipment malfunction in FCCU (Complex II)
Cause: Start Up, Shut Down - Due to equipment malfunction

Followup: no

Notes: The unplanned shutdown was caused by an equipment malfunction and daily updates were made until unit was secured.


Cause: The refinery units had problems with their FCCU wet gas compressors during start up; this caused ongoing flaring.

Followup: No

Notes: The fire department has been called, and the incident was secured within a few hours. Verbal report only, no written report from the refinery. No information given on quantities.