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Calpine Corp: Propylene Glycol

9 Bridge St, Weymouth, MA, USA | 2019-Oct-27

Initial Notification: On October 27, 2019, the Calpine Corp. in Weymouth, Ma reported to the USCG that it accidentally released 500-1000 gallons of propylene glycol into into storm drains on the property that eventually lead to the Fore River and into the Boston outer harbor. Sector Boston contacted the NOAA SSC for information on the fate and toxicity of the product.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Chemical
Latitude (approximate): 42° 14.55′ North
Longitude (approximate): 70° 57.94′ West