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Motiva Enterprises (2719), Convent

Releases of Water

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

Cooling Tower
Cause: One cell of a cooling tower was isolated for maintenance and a second cell could not manage the full additional flow, spilling non-contact cooling water which then entered the in-plant stormwater system. No permit limits exceeded.

Followup: No

Notes: will review event to determine how to prevent a recurrence
2,400.0 gallons

Broken Pipe
Cause: Steam release only, contractor cut into a pipe and got a blister on his right wrist.

Followup: No

Notes: Went to St. Elizabeth's ER for treatment. No letter or report from Motiva.