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Explosion and Fire at Tradebe Environmental Services; Bridgeport, CT

50 Cross St, Bridgeport, CT 06610, USA | 2023-Dec-30

Initial Notification: On the afternoon of 29 DEC 2023 there was an explosion and fire at Tradebe Environmental Services in Bridgeport, CT. A large amount of fire fighting waste water with unknown chemicals leaked into a storm drain. At approximately 1100 on 30 DEC 2023 USCG Sector Long Island Sound contacted the NOAA SSC to provide a situation update and request information from NOAA ERD.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Chemical
Latitude (approximate): 41° 11.19′ North
Longitude (approximate): 73° 9.53′ West
On-Water Recovery: Applied
Shoreline Cleanup: Unknown/Not applicable
Dispersants: Unknown/Not applicable
In-Situ Burn: Unknown/Not applicable
Bioremediation: Unknown/Not applicable