North Pole Transfer Facility Fire
- Fairbanks North Star Borough Refuse Transfer Facility in North Pole, Alaska.
- 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
- Product/ Quantity
- Unknown type and amount. The fire is believed to have been caused by a reaction of alkaline and acid materials.
- Mixing of unknown materials during the transfer of refuse into a garbage truck.
ADEC Situation Reports
- 04/30/2007 (PDF 37K)