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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: Sodium Silicate Solution near Chester, PA 2017-04-13

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1175626
Incident Time: 2017-04-13 10:15:00
Nearest City: Chester, PA
Location: 1201 W FRONT ST
Incident Type: RAILROAD
Material: SODIUM SILICATE SOLUTION
Medium Affected: BALLAST
Suspected Responsible Party: PQ
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 39.838693, -75.372561 (Approximated from street_address)
Reported Spill Volume: 50 gallon
Report Description
CALLER STATED THAT A RAILCAR DELIVERED TO PLANT RELEASED 50 GALLONS OF LIQUID SODIUM SOLUTION ONTO THE BALLAST AND INTO THE SOIL FROM A OPEN FLANGE. THE CAUSE IS BELIEVED TO BE A BLOWN CASKET.
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ID:e5f1a7fa-4b49-3ef7-97b5-3fa7ebf73758
Source:http://nrc.uscg.mil/
Date:2017-04-13 10:15:00
Location:39.838693 -75.3725607
Tags:NRC, release