On Friday evening, an equipment failure released hazardous materials at the Trinseo Altuglas water treatment plant. More than 8,000 gallons of latex emulsion leaked into Otter Creek which flows into the Delaware River.  The water way which supplies water to the eastern half of Philadelphia.

Below is a timeline of events and information released with the latest on top. We’ll continue to update as news is released. Stay safe, Philly!