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|LDEQ Accident Number
|Point Source(s)||Notes||Amount of Release|
|North Ground Flare||Cause: Incident was the result of an electrical problem for the new production unit. A triplicated Triconex level indicator on the 1st stage suction drum malfunctioned, filled with liquid and tripped the wet gas compressor. Drum over-pressured which caused 205-PC-1511-V1 and V2 to open to the North Ground Flare. Released to air.|
Notes: Reportable quantities for sulfur dioxide, hydrogen sulfide, and HRVOCs were exceeded. Remedial actions: The unit 205-delated coker reduced charge rate to minimize the release.
|FLARE - South Ground Flare [EIQ 20B-08]|
South Ground Flare
|Cause: FLARE. Heat exchanger leak & fire required shutdown of Hydrocracking Unit, had to flare.|
Notes: BRQ. Refinery letter states that no reportable quantities were exceeded and that "no specific remedial action is required in this case." Detailed emissions report included.