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Calumet Lubricants (312), Cotton Valley

Citizen Complaints in 2010

LDEQ Accident Number
Complaint Date

Description: problem on waterway that runs from Cotton Valley area east on Bayou Dorcheat, strong bluish purple tint to water

Health Effects:

LDEQ Followup: yes

LDEQ Notes: dark blue-green water color at creek, discovered color due to AQUASHED (water dye) used by Calumet in wastewater treatment ponds to control algae, Calumet contacted and reduced AQUASHED level by 50%

Investigation Delay: 6

Accident Report Filed: