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Phillips 66 (2538), Lake Charles

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

Outfall 006
Cause: Control valve malfunctioned which caused an overflow of the EQ sump in Area A and B.

Followup: No

Notes: Overflow led to a ditch which releases to Bayou Verdine via Outfall 006. Water had no visible oil present and had a pH of 7. Samples were taken according to NPDES parameters and will be reported accordingly.

no information given
Cause: Sheen on river -- loading paraffin at dock and had used nitrogen to clear a line, some material leaked through a valve and escaped to the water.

Followup: No

Notes: No information given. LDEQ report only. No refinery letter.

No Information Given
Cause: Refinery letter initially states that they received a call of citizen complaints regarding smoke in the area. At the time of the call there was a FCC unit starting-up and experiencing opacity exceedance from particulate matter. Subsequently the letter states that ConocoPhillips found out an unrelated fire started on Pete Manena Rd. and facility concluded that the original citizen report was related to the fire and not the refinery.

Followup: No

Notes: None.