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ExxonMobil Chemical Plant (286), Baton Rouge

Releases of Catalyst

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

reactor flange
Cause: Small flange leaking on a reactor. Release believed to releasing <1lb per hour and could exceed the 100lb RQ for Methyl Chloride. Less than one pound of catalyst was released.

Followup: No

Notes: Flange was isolated then repaired.