U.S. Steel Ferrous Chloride Release
1 Quality Dr, Ecorse, MI 48229, USA | 2017-May-08
Initial Notification: On May 8th, 2017, the USCG reported that US Steel in Ecorse, MI release 11,000 gals of a ferrous chloride solution from a storage tank. Secondary containment was reported to have contained much of the spill, but some material entered a manhole cover that leads to the Detroit river.
|Products of concern:||Ferrous Chloride|
|Total amount at risk of spill:||11000 gallons|
|Latitude (approximate):||42° 17.25′ North|
|Longitude (approximate):||83° 6.56′ West|