Exxon Mobil Baton Rouge Refinery Pipeline Leak Releases Benzene
Atmospheric monitoring is being conducted at the site and absorbent pads have been placed under the leak, according to the report, which was taken at 2:08 p.m. yesterday.
U.S. refineries must notify the National Response Center if they release hazardous substance in excess of reportable quantities, according to the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act, commonly known as Superfund.
Bloomberg News couldn’t immediately verify the information in the filing was accurate.
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