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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Mercury near Phillipsburg, NJ 2017-09-20

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1190936
Incident Time: 2017-09-20 09:38:00
Nearest City: Phillipsburg, NJ
Location: RT 519/STRYKERS RD
Incident Type: FIXED
Material: MERCURY
Medium Affected: SOIL
Suspected Responsible Party: WARREN COUNTY
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 40.697694, -75.189954 (Approximated from CITY_STATE)
Report Description
CALLER IS REPORTING THAT THIS BUILDING USED TO BE A HALOGEN LIGHT FACTORY. CALLER HAS HEARD REPORTS THAT THIS BUILDING CONTAINS LARGE AMOUNTS OF MERCURY FROM THE MANUFACTURING PROCESS OF THE LIGHTS. CALLER STATES THAT THIS BUILDING HAS BEEN PURCHASED BY THE COUNTY GOVERNMENT AND IS TO BE USED AS THE NEW PUBLIC LIBRARY. CALLER REPORTS THAT THE INFORMATION ABOUT THE PRESENCE OF MERCURY COMES FROM MEETINGS WITH COMPANY CHEMISTS.
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ID:b886e274-159e-35ca-8c63-30ec811bffc3
Source:http://nrc.uscg.mil/
Date:2017-09-20 09:38:00
Location:40.6976936931444 -75.1899535455709
Tags:NRC, release