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Phillips 66 (2538), Lake Charles

Releases of Ethane

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

electric heated exchanger
Cause: Fuel gas (ethane), after leaking from electric heat exchanger, was ignited by electric heat system. "Combustion resulted in less than reportable quantity [RQ]." FIRE.

Followup: No

Notes: BRQ. Line was depressurized,fire extinguished, and unit was shut down.