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|LDEQ Accident Number
|Amount of Release
|Valve on Vinyl Chloride Monomer Unit
|Cause: There was a gasket leak in the Vinyl Chloride Monomer unit. Ethylene dichloride, hydrogen chloride, and ethylene.
Notes: A clamp was placed on the leak and an emergency team was sent to secure the leak. Fence line monitoring showed no detectable readings.
|Cause: There was a leak on NT506A tank. Readings on the tank were 11 PPM.
Notes: Operators pumped the tank down to secure the incident.