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Juneau State Office Mailing Address Update

All mail sent to the DEC office in Juneau through the U.S. Postal Service must be addressed to P.O. Box 111800, Juneau, AK, 99811. Beginning October 1, all mail addressed to our Willoughby Avenue address will not be delivered and will be returned to sender by the Post Office. This change only impacts incoming mail to the Juneau office.

North Pole Transfer Facility Fire

Location
Fairbanks North Star Borough Refuse Transfer Facility in North Pole, Alaska.
Time/Date
2:00 P.M., April 29, 2007. The hazmat release was reported to ADEC at 9:21 P. M., April 29 after the Fairbanks North Star Borough Hazmat Team analyzed the materials.
Spill Id
07309911901
Product/ Quantity
Unknown type and amount. The fire is believed to have been caused by a reaction of alkaline and acid materials.
Cause
Mixing of unknown materials during the transfer of refuse into a garbage truck.

ADEC Situation Reports

State map showing spill location

Contact Information