|About the Database
|LDEQ Accident Number
|Amount of Release
|Heated hot box
|Cause: The material (50% Diethyl Ether) went into a heated hot box and started leaking to atmosphere.
Notes: The heat in the hot box was turned off in order to cool it down. There is no LDEQ report in the file, so all the information given here was obtained from the State Police report. At the time of the State Police report, the exact amount released was still being determined.