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Phillips 66 (2538), Lake Charles

Releases of Mercaptan

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

Area D potassium hydroxide treater sump
Cause: sump lid had several holes due to corrosion which resulted in release of mercaptans

Followup: No

Notes: CITIZEN COMPLAINT - Strong chemical odor, irritates eyes and thro