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ExxonMobil Refinery (2638), Baton Rouge

Releases of Lube Oil

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

#2 berth
Cause: On December 23, 2013, at approximately 3:39 pm, a dock worker reported oil in the water under the #2 berth. All dock operations were suspended and a clamp was installed on the line to stop the leak. Work is ongoing to complete a permanent repair prior to returning the line to service. In response to the spill, a tarp was deployed at the #2 berth to contain the oil.

Followup: No

Notes: The letter states that it serves as notification for a spill on 2/28/2014, however later says the accident occurred on 12/23/2013.
0.1 gallons