|Home||Search||Emissions||Pollutants||About the Database|
|LDEQ Accident Number
|Point Source(s)||Notes||Amount of Release|
|alkylation unit||Cause: |
Notes: water was sprayed on the vapor cloud to mitigate hazards from the release. Upstream and downstream block valves had to be closed to stop the leak; this was not preventable because the gasket failed- it was an appropriate gasket for the service
|Cause: A hole developed underneath the insulation in piping which was cuasd by a leak.|
Notes: The pipe has been blocked off and is being depressured.
|Alkyl Unit||Cause: Ongoing pinhole leak in piping in Alkyl Unit.|
Notes: RQ not exceeded. Blocked the hole, but continues to leak gas.