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2022/7/18 Spills


Ohio Spills Report July 18-24th, 2022

Contents

Ohio Spills Report July 18-24th, 2022. 1

1 Lake Erie South Watershed (3 new) 2

1a Grand River Watershed (1) 2

1b Ashtabula – Chagrin Rivers Watershed (0) 3

1 c Cuyahoga Watershed (3) 3

1d Black-Rocky Rivers Watershed (0) 3

2 Lake Erie West Watershed (0 new) 3

2a Huron – Vermillion Rivers Watershed (0) 3

2b Sandusky River Watershed (0) 3

2c Blanchard River Watershed (0) 3

2d Cedar-Portage Rivers Watershed (0) 3

2e Auglaize River Watershed (0) 3

2f Lower Maumee River Watershed (0) 3

2g Upper Wabash River Watershed (0) 3

2h St. Marys River Watershed (0) 3

2i Upper Maumee River Watershed (0) 3

2j Tiffin River Watershed (0) 3

3 Ohio River Tributaries (6 new) 3

3a Shenango River Watershed (0) 3

3b Mahoning River Watershed (4) 3

3c Upper Ohio (0) 4

3d Wheeling River Watershed (0) 4

3e Hocking River Watershed (0) 4

3f Shade River Watershed (0) 4

3g Raccoon-Symmes River Watershed (0) 4

3h Middle Ohio – WhiteOak Watershed (0) 4

3i Ohio River - Laughery Watershed (2) 4

  1. Muskingum River Watershed (2 new) 4

4a Tuscarawas River Watershed (2) 4

4b Wills Creek Watershed (0) 5

4c Little Muskingum River Watershed (0) 5

4d Mohican River Watershed (0) 5

4e Walhonding River Watershed (0) 5

4f Licking River Watershed (0) 5

4g Muskingum River Watershed (0) 5

  1. Scioto River Watershed (5 new) 5

5 a Upper Scioto River Watershed (3) 5

5b Paint Creek Watershed (0) 5

5c Lower Scioto Watershed (1) 5

5d Little Scioto Watershed (1) 5

  1. Great Miami River Watershed (1 new) 5

6a Upper Great Miami River Watershed (1) 5

6b Lower Great Miami River Watershed (0) 6

6c Little Miami River Watershed (0) 6

Including spills of more than 40 gallons of petroleum, toxic materials spills of any amount, and all spills impacting water, as reported to the Ohio EPA. Highlighted spills will be followed up with Ohio EPA authorities.

1 Lake Erie South Watershed (4 new)

1a Grand River Watershed (1)

  • July 15th, 2022 – In Farmington Township (Trumbull), there was a spill of transformer oil. We don’t know how much was spilled and none of the material was recovered. (41.353, -80.965) (Case#2207EPA0001072)

1b Ashtabula – Chagrin Rivers Watershed (1)

    July 9th, 2022 – in Euclid (Cuyahoga), was a 200-gallon spill of fish kill. No water body was affected. None of the material was recovered. (41.616, -81.522) (Case#2207EPA0001042)

1 c Cuyahoga Watershed (2)

    July 15th, 2022 – In Cleveland (Cuyahoga) was a diesel fuel spill. The amount was not reported, but none of the material was recovered. Lake Erie was impacted. (41.533, -81.648)(Case#2207EPA0001076)
  • July 14th, 2022 – In Twinsburg (Summit) was a 50-gallon spill of Cyclohexane. None of the material was recovered. (41.291)(Case#2207EPA0001067)

1d Black-Rocky Rivers Watershed (0)

2 Lake Erie West Watershed (0 new)

2a Huron – Vermillion Rivers Watershed (0)

2b Sandusky River Watershed (0)

2c Blanchard River Watershed (0)

2d Cedar-Portage Rivers Watershed (0)

2e Auglaize River Watershed (0)

2f Lower Maumee River Watershed (0)

2g Upper Wabash River Watershed (0)

2h St. Marys River Watershed (0)

2i Upper Maumee River Watershed (0)

2j Tiffin River Watershed (0)

3 Ohio River Tributaries (6 new)

3a Shenango River Watershed (0)

3b Mahoning River Watershed (4)

    July 13th, 2022 – In Youngstown (Mahoning) was a spill of sodium hypochlorite. The amount is not mentioned in the report. None of this corrosive material was recovered. (41.1, -80.647)
    ◆July 13th, 2022 – in Youngstown (Mahoning) was a spill of Aluminum Sulfate. None of the material was recovered. (41.1, -80.647)(Case#2207EPA0001059)
    ◆July 14th, 2022 – In Newton Falls (Trumbull) was a 70-gallon spill of diesel fuel. None of the fuel was recovered. (41.196, -80.976) (Case#2207EPA0001063)
    ◆July 15th, 2022 – In Canfield (Mahoning) was a spill of material green. We don’t know how much was spilled but none of it was recovered from the environment. (41.034, -80.761)(Case#2207EPA1075)

3c Upper Ohio Little Beaver River Watershed (0)

3d Wheeling River Watershed (0)

3e Hocking River Watershed (0)

3f Shade River Watershed (0)

3g Raccoon-Symmes River Watershed (0)

3h Middle Ohio – WhiteOak Watershed (0)

3i Ohio River - Laughery Watershed (2)

    July 9th, 2022 – In Cincinnati (Hamilton), had a reported spill of 200 gallons of transformer oil. None of the material was recovered from the environment. (39.111, -84.536) (Case#2207EPA0001038)
    ◆ July 14th, 2022 – In Cincinnati (Hamilton) was a spill of hydraulic oil. Amount is unknown and the material was not recovered from spill location. (39.149, -84.544)

4. Muskingum River Watershed (2 new)

4a Tuscarawas River Watershed (2)

    ◆ July 14th, 2022 – in Minerva (Columbiana/Stark/Carroll) was a 200-gallon spill of diesel fuel. None of the material was recovered from the spill location. (40.73, -81.105) (Case#2207EPA0001068)
    ◆ July 14th, 2022- In Rittman (Wayne) was a spill of material white. The amount is not reported but none of the material was recovered from the location. (40.977, -81.793)(Case#2207EPA0001066)

4b Wills Creek Watershed (0)

4c Little Muskingum River Watershed (0)

4d Mohican River Watershed (0)

4e Walhonding River Watershed (0)

4f Licking River Watershed (0)

4g Muskingum River Watershed (0)

5. Scioto River Watershed (5 new)

5 a Upper Scioto River Watershed (3)

  • July 9th, 2022 – In Columbus (Franklin), was a 50-gallon spill of diesel fuel. 39 gallons were recovered from the spill location. (39.973, -83.015) (Case#2207EPA0001040)
  • July 9th, 2022 – in Delaware (Delaware) was a spill of human sewage. We don’t know how much was spilled. None of the material was recovered. (40.29,-83.522) (Case#2207EPA0001043)
  • July 11th, 2022 – In Harrison Township (Pickaway) was a 200-gallon transformer oil spill. None of the material was recovered. (39.179, -83.003) (Case#2207EPA0001052)

5b Paint Creek Watershed (0)

5c Lower Scioto Watershed (1)

    July 11th, 2022 – in Harrison Township (Vinton) was a 50-gallon diesel fuel spill. Middle Fork Salt Creek was impacted by the spill. None of the material was recovered. (39.27, -82.652) (Case#2207EPA0001048)

5d Little Scioto Watershed (1)

    ◆ July 13th, 2022 – In Coal Grove (Lawrence) was a spill of diesel fuel. We don’t know how much and none of the material was recovered. (38.499, -82.652)

6. Great Miami River Watershed (1 new)

6a Upper Great Miami River Watershed (1)

    ◆ July 13th, 2022 – In Butler Township (Darke) was a 100-gallon spill of diesel fuel. None of the fuel was recovered from the spill location. (40.001, -84.633) (Case#2207EPA0001057)

6b Lower Great Miami River Watershed (0)

6c Little Miami River Watershed (0)









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