Update 2024-02-03: Clean Santa Fe and Withlacoochee Rivers 2024-02-01.
The Chemours Trail Ridge South titanium dioxide mine yesterday and today spilled Stormwater or Process water.
Chemours says there was no problem:
Water from reclamation cell was not contained and turbid water left the permitted facility and entered adjacent wetland. This water does not contain any hazardous materials. upon discovery, dozers reinforced the berm to contain water. Monitoring and assessment ini
Yes, it really ends in the middle of a word. Probably we will request the followup test results from FDEP.
So where did this wastewater go? The report includes latitude and longitude: 29.906479033014865, -82.0576515197747.
That turns out to be more than a mile from the Chemours Trail Ridge South Mine, and almost a mile from the Trail Ridge Mine. The report does not explain why so far. Continue reading