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ExxonMobil Chemical Plant (286), Baton Rouge

Releases of bromine

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

flange between two pipes
Cause: On October 11, bromine was released to the air due to a leaking flange between two pipes.

Followup: No

Notes: Due to prompt incident response to mitigate the event duration, no reportable quantities were exceeded.
178.0 pounds