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PVS Chemicals Sulfuric Acid Release

55 Lee St, Buffalo, NY 14210, USA | 2017-May-17

Initial Notification: On May 16th, 2017 at 2130, PVS chemicals in Buffalo, NY reported 1725 lbs of sulfuric acid was released from a heat exchanger into the Buffalo River. USCG is requesting fate and effect and resources at risk in vicinity of release.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Chemical
Products of concern:Sulfuric Acid
Total amount at risk of spill: 1725 pounds
Latitude (approximate): 42° 51.84′ North
Longitude (approximate): 78° 50.40′ West