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Honeywell (289, 183605), Baton Rouge

Releases in 2007

LDEQ Accident Number
Accident Date
Point Source/Release CauseNotes

Point Source(s):
G-22 relief valve

Chlorodifluoromethane - 3,580 pounds
Cause of Problem: Seal or Gasket

During operation of the G-22 unit the South Joy compressor was over pressurized causing a relief valve in the inner cooler portion of the machinery to lift. The relief valve failed to reseat properly causing a realase of 3580 lbs of Chlorodifluoromethane (G-22).