Accident: LyondellBasell Fatal Chemical Release
Location: Location: La Porte, TX
Accident Occured On: 07/27/2021 | Final Report Released On:
Accident Type: Release
On July 27, 2021, a release of 100,000 pounds of acetic acid during a maintenance event at the LyondellBasell facility in La Porte, TX, resulted in fatal injuries to two contract employees and 30 other personnel being transported to medical facilities for evaluation and/or treatment.