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Albemarle PD Corp (669), Baton Rouge

Releases of Diethyl Ether

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

Heated hot box
Cause: The material (50% Diethyl Ether) went into a heated hot box and started leaking to atmosphere.

Followup: No

Notes: The heat in the hot box was turned off in order to cool it down. There is no LDEQ report in the file, so all the information given here was obtained from the State Police report. At the time of the State Police report, the exact amount released was still being determined.