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|State Police #||10-3786|
|Pollutant||Duration||Point Source||Greenhouse Gas||Criteria Pollutant||Ozone forming chemical||Amount of Release|
|Flammable Vapor||1 h 39 m||Alkytation Unit||NO||NO||YES||706.0 pounds|
Incident took place at the Alkylation [Alky] Unit. The stratco train orbit valve's body leaked flammable vapor.
No, caused by unanticipated corrosion
Stracto Train's purge gas system was shut down. The corroded carbon steel valve has been replaced with a stainless steel valve. Release was BRQ. Exxon exceeded the reportable quantity threshold for flammable vapors when combined with a second release that occurred within 24 hours. The second release had the LDEQ number 127179. Combined 1,563 pounds for both incidents.