Division of Spill Prevention and Response

Breadcrumbs

F/B Anchorage Provider (D1104942)



Incident Description
Incident Location Map Location F/B Anchorage Provider completed offload in Whittier, AK Saturday, March 15, 2008.
Product/Quantity USCG estimated 20 gallons of Tretolite DMO8298U Demulsifier spilled due to a pin hole leak on the bottom of the drum.
Cause Pin hole leak on bottom of recycled drum caused spill. None of the drums were on pallets and may have contributed to drums rubbing and shifting during transit.
Time/Date of Incident On March 7, 2008 the crew on F/B Anchorage Provider discovered a leak coming from one of their containers and contacted the USCG. ADEC received notification of incident by USCG on March 11, 2008 at 2:50 PM.
Situation Reports
03/12/2008 (PDF 34K)
03/12/2008 (PDF 262K)
03/17/2008 (PDF 32K) -- FINAL updated
For more information

Mark Sielaff of ADEC at 907-269-7532