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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Diethylene Glycol near Staten Island, NY 2017-06-21

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1186277
Incident Time: 2017-06-21 01:05:00
Nearest City: Staten Island, NY
Location:
Incident Type: FIXED
Material: DIETHYLENE GLYCOL
Medium Affected: WATER
Suspected Responsible Party: CONSOLIDATED EDISON COMPANY OF NEW YORK
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 40.575687, -74.150958 (Approximated from CITY_STATE)
Report Description
***UPDATE TO NRC: 1181835 AND 1054887*** CALLER REQUESTED TO UPDATE THE RATE OF FLOW OF DISCHARGE TO 0.5 - 01 GALLON PER DAY. THE DURATION HAS BEEN ONGOING FROM JULY 2013. THE CALLER STATED IT IS UNKNOWN THE AMOUNT RELEASED DUE TO THE UNKNOWN NATURE OF WHETHER IT HAS BEEN CONTINUOUSLY LEAKING DURING THIS TIME PERIOD. THE CALLER STATED DURING THIS TIME FRAME APPROXIMATELY 2482 GALLONS OF OF DIELECTRIC FLUID HAS BEEN ADDED TO THE SYSTEM TO MAINTAIN POSITIVE PRESSURE. THIS ADDITION IS UNRELATED TO THE LOSS OF PRODUCT. ORIGINAL DESCRIPTION (1181835): CALLER REPORTED A DISCHARGE OF 1 GALLON OF DIELECTRIC FLUID FROM AN ENERGY DISTRIBUTION LINE. 0.5 GALLONS OF WHICH ENTERED FRESH KILLS CREEK.
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ID:3b87b454-157e-3d9f-9a1e-b2d3d273d582
Source:http://nrc.uscg.mil/
Date:2017-06-21 01:05:00
Location:40.575686666603 -74.1509583766407
Tags:NRC, release