Minor Wastewater Discharge Reported to EPD 11/25
MINOR WASTEWATER DISCHARGE REPORTED TO EPD:
EPD Coastal District
400 Commerce Center Dr.
Brunswick, GA 31523
DATE OF MINOR DISCHARGE: Friday, November 25, 2022
REPORT SUBMITTED: Monday, November 28, 2022
LOCATION OF MINOR DISCHARGE: Pooler Water Reclamation Facility located at
1091 S. Rogers St., Pooler, GA
CAUSE OF DISCHARGE: Surge of foam development in the aeration basin.
ESTIMATED DISCHARGE: Estimated less than 4000 gallons of foam.
RECEIVING WATERS: NO WATERS OF THE STATE WERE IMPACTED
CORRECTIVE ACTION TAKEN: Foam was neutralized with de-foamer and foam
overflow was collected with vac-truck.
SPILL STATUS: Foaming issue is no longer happening.
CORRECTIVE ACTION TAKEN TO PREVENT FUTURE DISCHARGE: Monitoring
of foam growth and more frequent utilization of de-foamer when conditions indicate
SIGNS POSTED: Tuesday, November 29, 2022
MEDIA/HEALTH DEPARTMENT/ OTHERS NOTIFIED: Spirit Newspaper, WRQH
Savannah, WSAV TV, and the Chatham County Health Department
CONTACTS: Charles Heino Office: 912-445-0050 Mobile: 912-445-1884