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Chalmette Refining (1376), Chalmette

Releases of Diglycolamine

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

Refinery Pipeline
Cause: pinhole leak in a pipe

Followup: No

Notes: No information given

Cat Feed Hdyrotreater Unit (CFHT) / EPN 28
Cause: leak started on the rich DGA pipe from the DGA Contractor on the Cat Feed Hydrotreater Unit.

Followup: No

Notes: Temporary clamp partially contained the leak until the permanent clamp could be manufactured and installed on 8/13/07. Follow-up letter of 9/19/07 revises amt of release from 5333 lbs to an unspecified amt below 5000 lbs.

unspecified piping
Cause: Leak in piece of piping related to power failure

Followup: No

Notes: no information given