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Circle T Fertilizer & Seed Co., Inc. - Highway 16

Parent Companies:
Circle T Fertilizer & Seed Company, Inc.
EPA Facility ID:
100000015422
Other ID:
Facility DUNS:
0
Parent Company DUNS:
0

Location:

Address:
Highway 16 West
Franklinton, LA 70438
County:
WASHINGTON
Lat / Long:
30.762, -90.249 (Get map)
Method:
Interpolation - Map
Description:
Facility Centroid
Horizonal accuracy:
m
Horizontal reference datum:
Source map scale:

Owner/Operator:

Name:
Circle T Fertilizer & Seed Co. Inc.
Phone:
(504) 839-5449
Address:
1610 Washington
Franklinton, LA 70438
Foreign Address:

Person responsible for RMP implementation:

Name:
Dean Thomas
Title:
Vice-President
Email:

Emergency contact:

Name:
Elton Thomas
Title:
President
Phone:
(504) 839-5449
24-hour phone:
(800) 454-9300
Ext or PIN:
Email:

Other contacts:

Facility (or company) email:
Facility phone:
Facility (or company) URL:

Safety:

Local Emergency Planning Committee:
Full-Time Equivalent Employees:
1
Covered by OSHA PSM:
No
EPCRA section 302:
Yes
CAA Title Air Operating Permit:
No
CAA Permit ID#:
OSHA Star/Merit Ranking
No
Last Safety Inspection Date:
Dec. 15, 1998
Inspecting Agency:
LP Gas Comission
Using Predictive Filing:
No

Processes:

Ammonia Storage
RMP ID:
1348
CBI claimed:
No
Program Level:
2
NAICS:
Farm Supplies Wholesalers (42291)
Chemical name
CAS#
Quantity (lbs.)
CBI
Ammonia (anhydrous)
7664-41-7
84,000
No
Public OCA Chemical
0
No

RMP Preparer:

Name:
Address:

,
Foreign Address:

Phone:

Latest RMP Submission:

Date:
May 27, 1999
Type:
First-time submission
Reason:
Registered:
Yes
RMP ID:
1245

Deregistration:

Date:
Effective Date:
Reason:
Other Reason:

2. Toxics: Worst-case

Some Risk Management Plan information is not provided in the available RMP data. You need to make an appointment at an EPA Reading Room In order to get access to details from the Off-Site Consequence Analysis (OCA) such as:

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Public OCA Chemical (in Ammonia Storage)
CBI claimed:
No
Percent weight:
Physical state:
Gas liquified by pressure
Model used:
DEGADIS+
Release duration (mins):
10.00
Wind speed (meters per sec):
1.5
Stability class:
F
Topography:
Rural
Passive mitigation
considered:
  • None
not considered:
  • Dikes
  • Enclosures
  • Berms
  • Drains
  • Sumps

3. Toxics: Alternative release

Some Risk Management Plan information is not provided in the available RMP data. You need to make an appointment at an EPA Reading Room In order to get access to details from the Off-Site Consequence Analysis (OCA) such as:

Instructions on how to make an EPA appointment can be found here.

Public OCA Chemical (in Ammonia Storage)
CBI claimed:
No
Percent weight:
Physical state:
Gas liquified by pressure
Model used:
DEGADIS+
Wind speed (meters per sec):
3.00
Stability class:
D
Topography:
Rural
Passive mitigation
considered:
  • None
not considered:
  • Dikes
  • Enclosures
  • Berms
  • Drains
  • Sumps
Active mitigation
considered:
  • None
not considered:
  • Sprinkler systems
  • Deluge systems
  • Water curtain
  • Neutralization
  • Excess flow valve
  • Flares
  • Scrubbers
  • Emergency shutdown

4. Flammables: Worst-case

None

5. Flammables: Alternative release

None

6. Five-year accident history

No Registered Accidents

7. Prevention: Program level 3

No Prevention Program level 3

8. Prevention Program level 2

Ammonia Storage, Farm Supplies Wholesalers (42291)
Prevention Program ID:
1018
Safety Review Date
April 17, 1999, since latest RMP submission
PHA Update Date
, since latest RMP submission
Safety Regulations
  • OSHA (Ammonia)
  • ASTM Standards
  • ANSI Standards
  • ASME Standards
Hazards Identified
  • Toxic Release
  • Overpressurization
  • Corrosion
  • Overfilling
  • Equipment failure
  • Tornado
  • Hurricanes
Process Controls
  • Relief Valves
  • Manual Shutoffs
  • Grounding Equipment
  • Purge System
Mitigation Systems
  • None
Monitoring Systems
  • None
Changes since PHA
  • None
Training Type
  • Classroom
  • On the Job
Competency Testing
  • Oral Test
  • Demonstration
  • Observation
Procedure Review Date
April 17, 1999, since latest RMP submission
Training Review Date
April 17, 1999, since latest RMP submission
Maintenance Review Date
April 17, 1999, since latest RMP submission
Maintenance Inspection Date
Dec. 15, 1998, since latest RMP submission
Equipment Tested
Yes
Management of Change Most Recent Date
Management of Change Review Date
Pre-startup Review Date
Compliance Audit Date
April 17, 1999
Compliance Audit Change Completion Date
June 20, 1999
Incident Investigation Date
None
Incident Invest. Change Completion Date
None
Participation Plan Review Date
Hot Work Review Date
Contractor Safety Review Date
, since latest RMP submission
Contractor Safety Eval. Date
, since latest RMP submission

9. Emergency response

Facility In Community Plan:
No
Facility Own Response Plan:
No
Specific Facility Response Plan:
Yes
Inform. Procedures in Response Plan:
No
Emergency Care in Response Plan:
Yes
Plan Review Date:
Response Training Date:
May 17, 1999
Local Response Agency:
Local Response Agency Phone:
(504) 839-3515
Subject To - OSHA EAP:
No
Subject To - OSHA HAZWOPER:
No
Subject To - CWA:
No
Subject To - RCRA:
No
Subject To - OPA:
No
Subject To - State EPCRA:
No
Subject To - Other:

Executive Summary