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Phillips 66 (2538), Lake Charles

Releases of Oil (Sheen)

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

Unknown Offsite Source
Cause: No information Given

Followup: No

Notes: The refinery indicated that it was a 3rd party spill and the notification was made as a courtesy only.
Quantity Could Not B

3700 undergroudn piperack
Cause: Leak from 3700 piperack underground. The insulation from #1 Fuel oil Dock Line underground had oil seeping out. An oil sheen was detected at outfall 006.

Followup: No

Notes: ES&H performed cleanup with vacuum trick. Pads were deployed under the pipe rack to contain spill, and everything was packed with clay earth in the dike. Area is monitored everyday and no more instances of oil on the ground. #1 Fuel Oil Dock line is out of service, and the underground piperack will be excavated for further investigation.