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Fire causes $45,000 in damage to Mt. Pleasant Twp. plastics business

Sun, 03/03/2019 - 13:05
a fire that destroyed an addition to the structure, a fire official said. The fire at C-K Composites LLC of 361 Bridgeport St., destroyed a
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Thousands of gallons of nitric acid spill at Minneapolis chemical company

Sat, 03/02/2019 - 02:00
used in manufacturing and fertilizer, the station reported. Although this incident was a hazardous chemical spill, nitric acid is one of
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Massive Fire Burning In Auburn Hills; Smoke And Flames Seen From I-75

Tue, 02/26/2019 - 10:22
the plastics facility. Officials told WWJ's Mike Campbell that plastics and cardboard are fire, and it's "nothing hazardous." No injuries
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Firefighters quickly knock down fire at Symmco

Tue, 02/26/2019 - 08:45
, a metal roof, another layer of insulation, and then a rubber roof, firefighters had the fire initially contained in about 40 minutes. Due
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Fire partially destroys Booger's Tire Center

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 23:57
that destroyed much of the building. The fire occurred around 11:30 p.m. at the business along Highway 69 south of Jasper and destroyed a
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Officials battled fire at water treatment facility in Middletown

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 20:49
the building had large amounts of chlorine, which is used commonly in water treatment and the chlorine could create dangerous conditions for
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Crews extinguish fire at Middletown water treatment plant

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 18:56
as there is chlorine in the building. The fire started in the roof of the building located on River Road around 7 p.m. No injuries were
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Gas leak on Chevron at I-20BL in Odessa

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 18:47
failure and release of gas. Out of caution of the situation, four nearby residents were evacuated after being
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Clog Leads to Spill at WI Wastewater Plant

Mon, 02/25/2019 - 18:23
which ended up retained on the asphalt surface by large snow piles. This snow and liquid was removed from the asphalt area and returned to
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