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Alon Refining (3116), Krotz Springs

Releases of Crude Oil

LDEQ Accident Number
Accident Date
Point Source(s) Notes Amount of Release
No LDEQ Reported

Main Crude Charge Pump
Cause: xxxxxxxx

Followup: no

Notes: There was a fire at the Main Crude Charge Pump, no cause for the fire was given.
3.0 gallons

Tank 80-8
Cause: Due to a power outage causing the emergency shutdown, light ends from Complex 1 were being diverted to Crude tank 80-8, causing oil to release out of the vent onto the floating roof through the roof drain and out onto the tank farm.

Followup: No

Notes: Diverted roof drain to sump and deployed absorbent boom.
345.0 pounds