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Alon Refining (3116), Krotz Springs

Releases of Unknown Substance

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

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Cause: A sheen of unknown material approximately 100 sq. feet in size was detected on the Atchafalaya River on July 6, 2013. Alon Refining Krotz Springs, Inc. reported the sheen to the US Coast Guard and LDEQ as being of unknown origin. After investigation, it is still believed that the sheen came from an off-site location up-river from the refinery.

Followup: No

Notes: Unable to determine the source of the sheen.