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CITGO Petroleum (1250), Lake Charles

Releases of Lubricating Oil

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

C-Dock, 004 Outfall
Cause: see notes

Followup: No

Notes: Sheen observed near C-Dock; investigaton indicates oil comes from within powerhouse from a dripping air compressor vent; vent being repaired and alternate surface drainage options are under investigation
1.0 pounds
No LDEQ Reported

Leaking flange; LCMC D-Dock
Cause: Leaking flange released a mixture of water and petroleum product in a misting spray during pipeline activation. Mist reached the water near D-Dock. OFFSITE IMPACT: Calcasieu River sheen.

Followup: No

Notes: BRQ. The flange was inspected and repaired. The facility incident report is the only document available.