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Ohio firefighters respond to pipeline explosion

Hazmatnation - Thu, 02/01/2018 - 20:16

HMN-Ohio firefighters responded to a pipeline explosion ina remote field early Wednesday.  The pipeline was a 24 inch line operated by Tallgrass Energy according to The Marietta Times. Residents of Noble County were shaken early Wednesday morning when part of a pipeline exploded in a remote field along Ohio 513, about three miles north of ...

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Katy freeway shutdow after fatal accident; hazmat spill

Hazmatnation - Thu, 02/01/2018 - 16:38

HMN-One driver is dead after his big rig slammed into the rear of another on Katy, TX freeway.  Along with the injuries, a diesel spill shutdown the freeway during busy rush hour.(Chron.com) All of the outbound main lanes of the Katy Freeway will remain closed into Houston’s rush hour because of a fatal big-rig wreck, ...

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Ohio Firefighters called to hot tar spill

Hazmatnation - Thu, 02/01/2018 - 14:01

HMN-Ohio firefighters were called to the scene of a hot tar spill in a truck stop parking lot.  The trucks tank was punctured somehow allowing the material to escape. (WFMJ) HUBBARD TWP., Ohio – Hubbard firefighters and a Hazmat crew have been called out to a truck stop to contain hot tar leaking from a ...

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12 Firefighters hurt battling R.I. chemical fire were released from hospital - The Boston Globe

Chemical Incidents in the News - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 08:55
said. Valletta said about 25 chemicals were discovered inside the building, including cyanide and sulfuric acid. “We’re currently waiting
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BRIEF-QAF Informs Of Ammonia Leak At Warehouse At Fishery Port Road​ On Jan 26

Chemical Incidents in the News - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 07:02
AN AMMONIA LEAK OCCURRED IN GROUP‘S WAREHOUSE AT FISHERY PORT ROAD​ * LEAK AT WAREHOUSE WAS SHUT OFF BY GROUP AND EMPLOYEES WERE EVACUATED
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Possible Gas Leak at School, 200 Students Evacuated

Chemical Incidents in the News - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 02:47
officials say about 200 students at a Vermont school have been evacuated after a possible gas leak. WPTZ-TV reports the fire department
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HAZMATTERS: Verizon MERIT

Hazmatnation - Tue, 01/30/2018 - 01:10

Hazmatters: Verizon MERIT Today on HAZMATTERS we would like to recognize the responders on the Verizon MERIT. MERIT, or Major Emergency Response Incident Team, was established in 1993 under the telecom MCI, now the team is operated by Verizon. There are 32 volunteer members spread across the United States. Each member holding a different job ...

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Industrial Fire On Central Coast Visible For Miles, But No One Hurt

Chemical Incidents in the News - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 18:19
blaze at Composite Plastics started after some resin was spilled during a mixing operation. No one was hurt, but the building was heavily
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Chemical Fire Produces Huge Smoke Plume In Santa Maria Valley

Chemical Incidents in the News - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 18:02
of the building handed firefighters the chemical data sheets spelling out the types of substances inside the building housing a plastics
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Fire breaks out at Taiwan refinery

Hazmatnation - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 14:27
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Fire closes Sierra Nevada taproom for the day

Chemical Incidents in the News - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 13:47
River Taproom experienced a minor kitchen fire before opening. There were no injuries, and the fire was quickly extinguished. Due to an
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911 Calls from Fatal Oklahoma Rig Explosion

Chemical Incidents in the News - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 10:20
heard and saw just moments after the gas rig burst into flames. FirefighterNation: Remains of Missing Oklahoma Gas Workers Recovered &
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Building evacuated as Massillon firefighters battle blaze

Chemical Incidents in the News - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 10:02
by Appliance Liquidators. Employees of the business said they were told to evacuate the building and escaped unharmed. Employees said it is
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Massive Blaze Destroys CT Waste Facility

Chemical Incidents in the News - Mon, 01/29/2018 - 07:54
were setting up air monitoring stations and planned the nearby Willimantic River for hazardous materials generated from the fire. ___ (c)
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Fire destroys Sandy warehouse

Chemical Incidents in the News - Sun, 01/28/2018 - 23:21
employees left the building earlier Sunday before the fire, Maxfield said. No injuries were reported. The building, however, is a "total
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Industrial Fire Familiarization: The Highs and Lows of the pH World

Hazmatnation - Sun, 01/28/2018 - 17:28

Industrial Fire Familiarization: The Highs and Lows of the pH World While many different ingredients and chemicals are used in the processing industry, there are a certain few standout materials that seem to be a recurring danger. Whether it be 0, or a 14, the extremes of the pH world are shall not be underestimated ...

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Fire in a manufacturing company

Chemical Incidents in the News - Sat, 01/27/2018 - 23:51
business that was on fire. for instance -- there was a thousand gallon propane tank on the north side that was aiding in the fire. they were
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Residents upset after raw sewage spill in Lake Wylie

Chemical Incidents in the News - Sat, 01/27/2018 - 19:23
GASTON COUNTY, N.C. - Gaston County residents are upset after sewage spilled into Lake Wylie, leaving a strong stench. On Catawba Street,
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