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Olympia Brewery Transformer Spill; Tumwater, WA

Tumwater, WA | 2019-Feb-28

Initial Notification: February 28, 2019 - An unknown quantity of transformer oil was released into the Deschutes River from the site of the old Olympia Brewery in Tumwater, Washington. The maximum capacity of the transformer was 700 gallons. The spill is now controlled and the cause of release is under investigation.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Products of concern:transformer oil
Total amount at risk of spill: 700 gallons
Latitude (approximate): 47° 0.70′ North
Longitude (approximate): 122° 54.27′ West
On-Water Recovery: Applied
Shoreline Cleanup: Applied
Dispersants: Unknown/Not applicable
In-Situ Burn: Unknown/Not applicable
Bioremediation: Unknown/Not applicable