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|LDEQ Accident Number
|Point Source(s)||Notes||Amount of Release|
|Number 1 Flare||Cause: heavy oil entered Flare drum and was released as droplets|
Notes: #2 Flare was quickly relit and steam controller placed in manual mode to stop the pulsating until the #2 Flare System could be stabilized. Spill cleanup was initiated for the heavy oil ffrom the #1 Flare to the batture and the Mississippi River. Heavy Oil was removed from the #2 Flare Drum.
|barge||Cause: Tankerman opened hatch while the barge was pressurized causing heavy oil to spray onto the barge.|
Notes: Company letter missing. Heavy oil was also sprayed on the individual. Clean up in the river was deemed unnecessary and the barge was cleaned with absorbent pads.