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Mercury spill in San Jacinto home

Hazmatnation - Thu, 02/22/2018 - 02:32

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AMR ambulance destroyed after fire/O2 tank explosion.

Hazmatnation - Tue, 02/20/2018 - 23:20

HMN-During routine maintenance, an ambulance owned by AMR was destroyed after a fire started and eventually spread to the onboard oxygen tank. A spokesperson says that  2 AMR employees were injured. (WKBW) According to AMR WNY Regional Director Thomas Maxian, a new model ambulance was undergoing routine maintenance when the vehicle caught fire. The fire ...

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Investigators close case of 2 deaths in Missouri Valley fire

Chemical Incidents in the News - Tue, 02/20/2018 - 00:00
the building. A closed circuit surveillance system was in the building but was destroyed in the fire. No evidence of foul play was found in
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Acid explosion causes blaze, damages Orangeburg industry

Chemical Incidents in the News - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 22:30
Services responded. Hazardous materials teams from Orangeburg County and the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control inspected
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Asphalt tank catches fire, explodes in Commerce City

Chemical Incidents in the News - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 14:37
COMMERCE CITY, Colo. -- Fire officials say an asphalt tank caught fire at the United Asphalts plant in Commerce City this morning. A
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Meth lab causes fire in casino hotel room

Hazmatnation - Sun, 02/18/2018 - 17:31

HMN-A fire that broke out in an Atlantic City hotel room is being blamed on a meth lab that was set up inside. The resulting fire forced evacuations of 4 floors of the hotel. (App.com) ATLANTIC CITY – Police in New Jersey charged a man with setting up a methamphetamine lab that caused a fire ...

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Million gallon sewage spill in South East Texas town.

Hazmatnation - Fri, 02/16/2018 - 22:00

HMN-A 36 inch sewage line burst has residents complaining about a smelly situation. (12 News) Quite a smelly situation in Port Arthur after a 36′ pipe break leads to a spill of about a million gallons of raw sewage. “It’s gross, a million gallons of sewage is just plain gross,” says Larry Carthon, who lives ...

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Coast Guard finishes cleanup of Astoria oil spill

Hazmatnation - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 16:37

HMN-Coast Guard units have finished cleanup of an oil spill in Astoria, OR that first surfaced in mid January. KATU reports that the booms left in place, are to catch any residual oil that may appear. ASTORIA, Ore. – Coast Guard crews are winding down efforts to clean up an oil spill in the Columbia ...

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Chemical Smell Forced Evacuation Of Brooklawn School Monday

Chemical Incidents in the News - Tue, 02/13/2018 - 09:22
PARSIPPANY, NJ — Brooklawn Middle School was evacuated Monday afternoon after a chemical smell was detected, Parsippany Police told Patch. A
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Springfield propane leak forces more than 150 out of apartments

Chemical Incidents in the News - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 19:33
. Fairfax County firefighters say two 1,000-gallon propane cylinders rolled down a hill and were leaking. A vapor cloud had formed. Haz-mat
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Water vapor spews from oil rig in Chickasha, workers evacuated

Chemical Incidents in the News - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 11:07
it. No one on location was in harms way at any time," Kristin Thomas, Continental Public Relations, said. No injuries have been reported at
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