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Skytruth Alert: NRC Report: High Expansion Foam near Coraopolis, PA 2020-01-08

Report Details
NRC Report ID: 1268242
Incident Time: 2020-01-08 14:45:00
Nearest City: Coraopolis, PA
Location: PITTSBURGH INTL AIRPORT
Incident Type: FIXED
Material: HIGH EXPANSION FOAM
Medium Affected: SUBSURFACE
Suspected Responsible Party: USAFR 911TH AIRLIFT WING
SkyTruth Analysis
Lat/Long: 40.488752, -80.200467 (Approximated from ZIP)
Reported Spill Volume: 100 gallon
Report Description
CALLER IS REPORTING THE RELEASE OF HIGH EXPANSION FOAM BEING RELEASED FROM THE AIRCRAFT DURING A SCHEDULED RELEASE TESTING IN THE HANGAR. THE RELEASE AMOUNT IS 100 GALLONS OF WATER MIXED WITH THE HIGH EXPANSION FOAM. THE MIXTURE DRAINED TO AN OUTFALL THAT LEADS THAT LEADS TO A STORM DRAIN THAT LEADS TO UNNAMED TRIBUTARY THAT LEADS TO MONTOUR RUN. THE MIXTURE DID NOT REACH ANY WATER WAYS. THE CALLER STATED THAT THE FOAM LIKE MIXTURE WAS SITTING ON TOP OF THE WATER RUNNING INTO THE STORM DRAIN.
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ID:2c5dadc3-339e-3a58-9fc8-f84368bfb0bb
Source:http://nrc.uscg.mil/
Date:2020-01-08 14:45:00
Location:40.4887524705494 -80.2004669341762
Tags:NRC, release