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Site Report: Anchorage Curling Club

Site Name: Anchorage Curling Club
Address: 711 East Loop Road, Anchorage, AK 99501
File Number: 2100.38.550
Hazard ID: 26319
Status: Cleanup Complete - Institutional Controls
Staff: Bill O'Connell, 9072693057
Latitude: 61.228896
Longitude: -149.875843
Horizontal Datum:WGS84

We make every effort to ensure the data presented here is accurate based on the best available information currently on file with DEC. It is therefore subject to change as new information becomes available. We recommend contacting the assigned project staff prior to making decisions based on this information.


In October, 2014 DEC was notified of a possible release of propylene glycol from the ice rink refrigeration system at the Anchorage Curling Club. The release beneath the concrete slab is estimated at ~40 gallons. The refrigeration system was subsequently shut down and drained of remaining fluid. Characterization and remediation activities had not yet occurred. Contaminants had not yet been confirmed above cleanup levels.

Action Information

Action Date Action Description DEC Staff
11/18/2014 Potentially Responsible Party/State Interest Letter Potentially responsible party / state interest letter sent to responsible party by PERP staff Megan Kohler. Mitzi Read
11/20/2014 Spill Transferred from Prevention Preparedness and Response Program Spill transferred by PERP staff Megan Kohler. Spill no. 14239927801; spill date = 10/5/14; substance = propylene glycol; quantity = ~40 gallons; source = ice rink refrigeration system. Mitzi Read
12/11/2014 Site Added to Database A new site has been added to the database Mitzi Read
2/11/2015 Exposure Tracking Model Ranking Initial ranking with ETM completed for source area id: 79712 name: Ice Rink Refrigeration System - Propylene Glycol Bill O'Connell
4/6/2015 Cleanup Complete Determination Issued The Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation, Contaminated Sites Program (ADEC) has completed a review of the environmental records associated with the Anchorage Curling Club site located in Anchorage, Alaska. Based on the information provided to date, it has been determined that the contaminant concentrations remaining on site do not pose an unacceptable risk to human health or the environment and no further remedial action will be required as long as the site is in compliance with the following institutional controls (ICs): 1. When land use or ownership changes, DEC must be notified. 2.When the building is removed, the underlying soil must be evaluated for the presence of contamination. Bill O'Connell
4/6/2015 Institutional Control Record Established Institutional Controls established and entered into the database. Bill O'Connell

Contaminant Information

Name Level Description Media Comments
Propylene Glycol Other Soil

Control Type

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Description Details
Advance approval required to transport soil or groundwater off-site.
Movement or use of contaminated material (including on site) in a manner that results in a violation of the water quality standards is prohibited (18 AAC 70)

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