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Crompton Corporation, Harahan Louisiana Plant

Parent Companies:
Crompton Corporation
EPA Facility ID:
100000052809
Other ID:
70123DSTNC1320
Facility DUNS:
21025184
Parent Company DUNS:
88400325

Location:

Address:
1320 Sams Blvd.
Harahan, LA 70183
County:
JEFFERSON
Lat / Long:
29.957, -90.197 (Get map)
Method:
Interpolation - Digital map source (TIGER)
Description:
Process Unit Area Centroid
Horizonal accuracy:
m
Horizontal reference datum:
Source map scale:

Owner/Operator:

Name:
Crompton Coproration
Phone:
(203) 552-2000
Address:
1320 Sams Blvd.
P.O. Box 23523
Harahan, LA 70183
Foreign Address:

Person responsible for RMP implementation:

Name:
Dave Canterberry
Title:
Plant Manager
Email:

Emergency contact:

Name:
Shift Supervisor
Title:
Shift Supervisor
Phone:
(504) 773-7778
24-hour phone:
(504) 773-7778
Ext or PIN:
605
Email:

Other contacts:

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

Safety:

Local Emergency Planning Committee:
Jefferson Parish DEM
Full-Time Equivalent Employees:
44
Covered by OSHA PSM:
Yes
EPCRA section 302:
Yes
CAA Title Air Operating Permit:
No
CAA Permit ID#:
OSHA Star/Merit Ranking
No
Last Safety Inspection Date:
Aug. 1, 1998
Inspecting Agency:
Fire Department
Using Predictive Filing:
No

Processes:

Oxylation
RMP ID:
30297
CBI claimed:
No
Program Level:
3
NAICS:
All Other Chemical Product and Preparation Manufacturing (32599)
Chemical name
CAS#
Quantity (lbs.)
CBI
Ethylene oxide [Oxirane]
75-21-8
500,000
No
Propylene oxide [Oxirane, methyl-]
75-56-9
90,000
No
Public OCA Chemical
0
No
Public OCA Chemical
0
No

RMP Preparer:

Name:
Address:

,
Foreign Address:

Phone:

Latest RMP Submission:

Date:
June 12, 2000
Type:
Correction of existing RMP
Reason:
Registered:
No
RMP ID:
21462

Deregistration:

Date:
Effective Date:
Reason:
Source terminated operations
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 Oxylation)
CBI claimed:
No
Percent weight:
100.0
Physical state:
Liquid
Model used:
EPA's RMP*Comp(TM)
Release duration (mins):
10.00
Wind speed (meters per sec):
1.5
Stability class:
F
Topography:
Urban
Passive mitigation
considered:
  • Dikes
not considered:
  • 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 Oxylation)
CBI claimed:
No
Percent weight:
100.0
Physical state:
Gas liquified by pressure
Model used:
EPA's RMP*Comp(TM)
Wind speed (meters per sec):
3.00
Stability class:
D
Topography:
Urban
Passive mitigation
considered:
  • Dikes
not considered:
  • Enclosures
  • Berms
  • Drains
  • Sumps
Active mitigation
considered:
  • Deluge systems
not considered:
  • Sprinkler systems
  • Water curtain
  • Neutralization
  • Excess flow valve
  • Flares
  • Scrubbers
  • Emergency shutdown
Public OCA Chemical (in Oxylation)
CBI claimed:
No
Percent weight:
100.0
Physical state:
Liquid
Model used:
EPA's RMP*Comp(TM)
Wind speed (meters per sec):
3.00
Stability class:
D
Topography:
Urban
Passive mitigation
considered:
  • Dikes
not considered:
  • Enclosures
  • Berms
  • Drains
  • Sumps
Active mitigation
considered:
  • Deluge systems
not considered:
  • Sprinkler 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

Oxylation, All Other Chemical Product and Preparation Manufacturing (32599)
Prevention Program ID:
16692
Safety Review Date
June 21, 1999, since latest RMP submission
PHA Update Date
Dec. 1, 1997, since latest RMP submission
PHA Techniques
  • HAZOP
Hazards Identified
  • Toxic release
  • Fire
  • Explosion
  • Runaway reaction
  • Polymerization
  • Overpressurization
  • Overfilling
  • Contamination
  • Equipment failure
  • Cooling loss
Process Controls
  • Vents
  • Relief Valves
  • Check Valves
  • Scrubbers
  • Manual Shutoffs
  • Automatic Shutoffs
  • Interlocks
  • Alarms
  • Grounding Equipment
  • Excess Flow Device
Mitigation Systems
  • Dikes
  • Deluge System
Monitoring Systems
  • Process Area
Changes since PHA
  • None Recommended
Training Type
  • Classrom
  • On the Job
Competency Testing
  • Observation
Procedure Review Date
June 21, 1999, since latest RMP submission
Training Review Date
June 21, 1999, since latest RMP submission
Maintenance Review Date
June 21, 1999, since latest RMP submission
Maintenance Inspection Date
June 21, 1999, since latest RMP submission
Equipment Tested
Yes
Management of Change Most Recent Date
April 26, 1999
Management of Change Review Date
June 21, 1999
Pre-startup Review Date
Aug. 1, 1998
Compliance Audit Date
Dec. 9, 1998
Compliance Audit Change Completion Date
None
Incident Investigation Date
None
Incident Invest. Change Completion Date
None
Participation Plan Review Date
June 21, 1999
Hot Work Review Date
June 21, 1999
Contractor Safety Review Date
June 21, 1999, since latest RMP submission
Contractor Safety Eval. Date
Jan. 1, 1998, since latest RMP submission

8. Prevention Program level 2

No Prevention Program level 2

9. Emergency response

Facility In Community Plan:
Yes
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:
June 21, 1999
Local Response Agency:
Local Response Agency Phone:
(504) 349-5360
Subject To - OSHA EAP:
No
Subject To - OSHA HAZWOPER:
Yes
Subject To - CWA:
No
Subject To - RCRA:
No
Subject To - OPA:
No
Subject To - State EPCRA:
Yes
Subject To - Other:

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