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Calumet Lubricants 8 (1214), Shreveport

Releases of Asphalt

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

Tank 107

Followup: No

Notes: While cleaning up an old asphalt spill, workers broke regulator on the natural gas supply going to the heater on the tank.
5.0 gallons

Tank Farm
Cause: Tank 92 fire inside the tank. Black smoke was visible. 5 to 8 feet of hard pin asphalt was being heated in order to transfer from damaged tank. Fire occurred because heater tubes were exposed from asphalt due to low product level in tank.

Followup: No

Notes: Extinguished fire.
1,000.0 pounds