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Governor's Office of Emergency Services
Hazardous Material Spill Update
CONTROL#: 22-6857 NRC#
NOTIFY DATE/TIME: 11/21/2022 / 1355RECEIVED BY:
OCCURENCE DATE/TIME:
11/21/2022/0806
CITY/OP. AREA:
Sacramento/Sacramento County

SACRAMENTO METROPOLITAN AQMD
1.a. PERSON NOTIFYING Cal OES:
AGENCY: City of Sacramento - Drinking Water Division
1.b. PERSON REPORTING SPILL (If different from above):
AGENCY:
SUBSTANCE TYPE:
a. SUBSTANCE:b. QTY:
Amount
Measurec. TYPE:d. OTHER:e. PIPELINEf. VESSEL
>= 300 Tons
1.Chlorine - Gas8 Oz.VAPORNoNo
2. NoNo
3. NoNo
Orignal Description:Due to an unknown mechanical failure on the Chlorinator, a minimal amount of Chlorine Gas released in to the building where in dissipated naturally. The Chlorinator has been isolated, stopping the release. The cause of the release is still under investigation. A gasket was replaced and the Chlorinator is back in service. No waterways impacted.

PERSON NOTIFYING Cal OES OF SPILL UPDATE:
NAME:
AGENCY:
PHONE#:
Ext:
PAG/CELL:
City of Sacramento
UPDATE QUANTITY
Amount
    Measure
1. < 1
    lbs
2.
3.
4.

UPDATE KNOWN IMPACT:




UPDATE CAUSE:

SITUATION UPDATE:
RP states release was due to a leak in the vent line of the chlorinator, less then 1 lb was released (cumulative for today and yesterday), material vented into the atmosphere becoming unrecoverable, the release is stopped, City of Sacramento well operators completed repairs, identified the issue, and replaced the faulty equipment.
Link to Spill Report: http://w3.calema.ca.gov/operational/malhaz.nsf/SpillAllDocs/0874C99643D2AA558825890100786BE1?OpenDocument
FAX NOTIFICATION LIST:
AA/CUPA, DTSC, RWQCB, US EPA, USFWS, AIR RESOURCES BD, DWP-DO, Co/Hlth, Co/E-Hlth
ADMINISTERING AGENCY:Sacramento City Fire Department
SECONDARY AGENCY: Sacramento County Environmental Management
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ADDITIONAL ADMIN. AGENCY:
OTHER NOTIFIED:
RWQCB Unit:5B
Cal GEM:
Cal OES Region:

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Cal OES Reg.


Created by: Warning Center on: 11/22/2022 11:28:45 AM Last Modified by: Warning Center on: 11/22/2022 11:34:33 AM
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