Event Notification Report for June 7, 2001

                    U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission
                              Operations Center

                              Event Reports For
                           06/06/2001 - 06/07/2001

                              ** EVENT NUMBERS **

38055  38056  

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|General Information or Other                     |Event Number:   38055       |
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| REP ORG:  NEW YORK CITY BUREAU OF RAD HEALTH   |NOTIFICATION DATE: 06/06/2001|
|LICENSEE:  UNKNOWN                              |NOTIFICATION TIME: 17:37[EDT]|
|    CITY:  QUEENS                   REGION:  1  |EVENT DATE:        06/04/2001|
|  COUNTY:  QUEENS                    STATE:  NY |EVENT TIME:             [EDT]|
|LICENSE#:                        AGREEMENT:  Y  |LAST UPDATE DATE:  06/06/2001|
|  DOCKET:                                       |+----------------------------+
|                                                |PERSON          ORGANIZATION |
|                                                |MICHELE EVANS        R1      |
|                                                |M. WAYNE HODGES      NMSS    |
+------------------------------------------------+JOSEPH HOLONICH      IRO     |
| NRC NOTIFIED BY:  RICHARD BORRI                |DOT NATL RESP CTR            |
|  HQ OPS OFFICER:  BOB STRANSKY                 |                             |
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|EMERGENCY CLASS:          NON EMERGENCY         |                             |
|10 CFR SECTION:                                 |                             |
|NAGR                     AGREEMENT STATE        |                             |
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| AGREEMENT STATE REPORT REGARDING PACKAGE DAMAGED DURING OVERSEA SHIPMENT     |
|                                                                              |
| The New York City Bureau of Radiological Health was contacted on 6/6/2001 by |
| a Japan Airlines (JAL) representative regarding a damaged shipment of 104    |
| �Ci of I-125 (liquid).  The package was being shipped from New England       |
| Nuclear in Boston, Massachusetts to China Isotope Corporation in Beijing,    |
| China.  The package had been transported by truck to JFK Int'l Airport,      |
| where it was loaded onto a JAL aircraft.  The JAL representative reported    |
| that the package was badly damaged and leaking upon arrival in Tokyo, Japan. |
| Representatives of the Bureau of Radiological Health and Radiac (a           |
| contractor for JAL) surveyed the building at JFK Int'l Airport where the     |
| package had been stored, but found no radioactive contamination. The caller  |
| was unsure of actions taken at the airport in Tokyo.                         |
|                                                                              |
| HOO NOTE: Provided above information to the DOT National Response Center.    |
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|Power Reactor                                    |Event Number:   38056       |
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| FACILITY: SAN ONOFRE               REGION:  4  |NOTIFICATION DATE: 06/06/2001|
|    UNIT:  [] [2] [3]                STATE:  CA |NOTIFICATION TIME: 20:53[EDT]|
|   RXTYPE: [1] W-3-LP,[2] CE,[3] CE             |EVENT DATE:        06/06/2001|
+------------------------------------------------+EVENT TIME:        16:30[PDT]|
| NRC NOTIFIED BY:  CLAY WILLIAMS                |LAST UPDATE DATE:  06/06/2001|
|  HQ OPS OFFICER:  BOB STRANSKY                 +-----------------------------+
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|EMERGENCY CLASS:          NON EMERGENCY         |KRISS KENNEDY        R4      |
|10 CFR SECTION:                                 |                             |
|APRE 50.72(b)(2)(xi)     OFFSITE NOTIFICATION   |                             |
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|UNIT |SCRAM CODE|RX CRIT|INIT PWR|   INIT RX MODE  |CURR PWR|  CURR RX MODE   |
+-----+----------+-------+--------+-----------------+--------+-----------------+
|                                                   |                          |
|2     N          Y       100      Power Operation  |100      Power Operation  |
|3     N          Y       100      Power Operation  |100      Power Operation  |
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| OFFSITE NOTIFICATION OF HYDRAZINE SPILL                                      |
|                                                                              |
| "On June 6, 2001, between 1200 and 1300 hours PDT, personnel were unloading  |
| hydrazine at a site HAZMAT pad and inadvertently spilled about 20 gallons.   |
| All 20 gallons were contained within the concrete pad and berm and were      |
| subsequently recovered for disposal. No hydrazine was released to the        |
| environment and no employees were injured. While this did not represent a    |
| significant environmental event, at about 1630 PDT on June 6, 2001, SCE      |
| began notifying the Office of Emergency Services, the National Response      |
| Center, and the San Diego Department of Environmental Health. Consequently,  |
| Southern California Edison is providing this notification in accordance with |
| 10 CFR 50.72(b)(2)(xi) for notification of other government agencies. At the |
| time of this occurrence, both Units 2 and 3 were operating at about 100%     |
| power; Unit 1 remains permanently defueled. SCE will notify the NRC Resident |
| Inspectors about this notification and will provide them with a copy of this |
| report."                                                                     |
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