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'Human error' caused barge to crack in half and spill fertilizer into the Ohio River

Chemical Incidents in the News - Wed, 04/04/2018 - 15:16
immediately. Scientists found higher than normal levels of ammonium and nitrogen, ingredients of the fertilizer. As the plume floated by,
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Little Rock man faces charges after spitting acid at police

Hazmatnation - Mon, 04/02/2018 - 17:11

Sign up for the Hazmatnation mailing list! HMN-THV11 reports that the man was hospitalized after pouring an acidic drain cleaner into his mouth-and spitting it at several police officers.  The police were originally called for a violation of a protection order. LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) – A Little Rock man was hospitalized after pouring drain ...

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2 injured in Dallas gas explosion

Hazmatnation - Mon, 04/02/2018 - 08:49

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Dallas HAZMAT clears scene at baptist church

Hazmatnation - Sun, 04/01/2018 - 13:24

HMN-Dallas HAZMAT has cleared a scene at a local baptist church Easter morning.  A downtown mega church received what they considered a suspicious evnvelope and alerted authorities. (Dallas News) Dallas Fire-Rescue hazmat crews cleared the scene at First Baptist Dallas on Sunday morning after someone at the downtown megachurch received what was deemed a suspicious ...

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Explosions in Lubbock caused by compressed gas cylinders

Hazmatnation - Fri, 03/30/2018 - 20:52

HMN-According to KCBD, compressed gas cylinders are the cause of explosions in Lubbock Texas. Initially a structure fire, the flames impinged on the cylinders leading to the explosions. LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) – Lubbock fire investigators released their initial report on Thursday night, as they work to determine the cause of a deadly fire and house ...

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Does your department bill for HAZMAT responses?

Hazmatnation - Tue, 03/27/2018 - 15:20

HMN-Does your department bill for hazmat incidents?  We would like to hear from you! Take this quick survey! Click here for survey!

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