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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Phenol near Philadelphia, PA 2018-01-03

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1200971
Incident Time: 2018-01-03 04:45:00
Nearest City: Philadelphia, PA
Location: MARGERETT & BERMUDA ST
Incident Type: FIXED
Material: PHENOL
Medium Affected: LAND
Suspected Responsible Party: ADVANSIX
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 40.003405, -75.066003 (Approximated from ZIP)
Reported Spill Volume: 2000 gallon
Report Description
CALLER STATED THAT APPROXIMATELY 2000 GALLONS OF PHENOL WAS RELEASED FROM A RAIL CAR, AT A CHEMICAL FACILITY DUE TO OVERFLOW DURING A LOADING OPERATION. SOME OF THE RELEASE HAS BEEN CONTAINED IN SECONDARY CONTAINMENT, HOWEVER SOME MATERIALS DISCHARGED ONTO PAVEMENT AND REACHED A NEARBY STORM DRAIN.
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ID:daa0b013-231b-3507-af7a-b3c460cd97e3
Source:http://nrc.uscg.mil/
Date:2018-01-03 04:45:00
Location:40.0034051763629 -75.0660033781392
Tags:NRC, release, BigSpill