Coast Guard, local authorities complete cleanup of chemical spill in Port of Long Beach

Coast Guard, local authorities complete cleanup of chemical spill in Port of Long Beach
The container ship, Harbour Bridge experienced a chemical spill in the Port of Long Beach, San Pedro, Calif., Aug. 6, 2017. SAN PEDRO, Calif. — The Unified Command completed the response to the spill of propyl acetate from the commercial container ship, Harbour Bridge, at Pier G Berth 232 in the Port of Long Beach, Sunday. All Unified Command objectives, including clean-up and recovery operations...

Coast Guard and California Department of Fish and Game monitor response to sunken vessel

SAN FRANCISCO – The U.S. Coast Guard and California Department of Fish and Game (DFG) responded to a partially sunken tug boat in Broad Slough near Antioch, Calif., Nov. 3. The Coast Guard received a report of a sheen coming from a partially sunken tug boat in Broad Slough. Assets from the Coast Guard and DFG arrived on scene to investigate. Hardboom was deployed and the diesel was contained within...

Hazardous materials team inspects leak on Venusgas

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – A hazardous materials team will inspect the chemical release of vinyl chloride monomer (VCM) on board the vessel VENUSGAS at Occidental chemical facility at La Quinta marine channel this morning at 6:00 a.m. Miller Environmental Group in conjunction with U. S. Environmental Services is providing a hazardous materials team to inspect the compressor space within the VENUSGAS....