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|LDEQ Accident Number
|Point Source(s)||Notes||Amount of Release|
|FLARE||Cause: The refinery units had problems with their FCCU wet gas compressors during start up; this caused ongoing flaring.|
Notes: The fire department has been called, and the incident was secured within a few hours. Verbal report only, no written report from the refinery. No information given on quantities.
|flare||Cause: Crude unit upset resulted in intermittent flaring from 3 different process vessels.|
Notes: Reduced rates and shutdown isomerzation and LRU unit to minimize flaring until flow rates could be stabilized. Same issue as the release on the previous day.
|flare||Cause: Crude unit upset caused flaring from 3 different process vessels.|
Notes: Reduced rates and shutdown isomerzation and LRU unit to minimize flaring until flow rates could be stabilized.
|FCCU regenerator stack|
FLARE: FCCU flare
|Cause: A leak in a slurry pump caused a flash fire and triggered the shutdown of the FCCU and associated units. Safety reliefs vented to the FCC Unit flare.|
Notes: The flash fire was extinguished. Safety devices functioned until units were fully down.