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Coleman Oil settles with Washington DOE over 2017 biodiesel spill

Coleman Oil settles with Washington DOE over 2017 biodiesel spill

July 1, 2019 |

In Washington state, Lewiston, Idaho-based Coleman Oil has agreed to settle a $189,000 fine for spilling approximately 3,840 gallons of biodiesel into the Columbia River from its Wenatchee bulk oil plant in 2017. Under the terms of the settlement with the Washington Department of Ecology, the penalty will be reduced to $170,000, if the company […]

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Coleman Oil fined $189,000 for spilling 3,840 gallons of biodiesel

Coleman Oil fined $189,000 for spilling 3,840 gallons of biodiesel

November 29, 2018 |

In Washington, state Department of Ecology fined Lewiston-based fuel retailer Coleman Oil $189,000 for spilling 3,840 gallons of biodiesel from a corroded underground pipe at its bulk oil plant in Wenatchee. The fuel contaminated nearby soil and groundwater, and seeped into the Columbia River, creating a visible sheen that appeared off and on for more […]

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Coleman Oil identified as source of biodiesel spill in Columbia River

Coleman Oil identified as source of biodiesel spill in Columbia River

March 28, 2017 |

In Washington state, a coordinated investigation by state and federal authorities in Wenatchee has identified Coleman Oil, Inc., a fueling facility near the Columbia River, as the source of the biodiesel spill that has been leaking into the river. The search for the source narrowed last week when spill responders identified the product as biodiesel. […]

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