Archive for Hazardous Materials

Emergency crews responding to possible hazardous materials release in Bristol, Va. – WJHL-TV News Channel 11

Emergency crews responding to possible hazardous materials release in Bristol, Va.  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

Emergency crews have responded to a possible hazardous materials spill in Bristol, Virginia.

WANTED: Suspect allegedly sent 'hazardous materials' to a Colorado teller – KKTV 11 News

WANTED: Suspect allegedly sent ‘hazardous materials’ to a Colorado teller  KKTV 11 News

Authorities are asking for help in identifying a person who reportedly sent ‘hazardous materials’ to a teller in Colorado.

EPA and FEMA cleaning up hazardous materials after Iowa flooding – KWQC-TV6

EPA and FEMA cleaning up hazardous materials after Iowa flooding  KWQC-TV6

MILLS Co., Iowa (NBC) – Federal agencies are in western Iowa, cleaning up chemicals and other hazardous materials that have been stranded in flood water for …

2 hospitalized after possible chemical leak at Lincolnshire community pool – Chicago Sun-Times

2 hospitalized after possible chemical leak at Lincolnshire community pool  Chicago Sun-Times

Authorities believe that carbon monoxide or chlorine leak is responsible for causing the pair to pass out.

HEARTLAND FLOOD: EPA cleans up hazardous materials in Mills County – WOWT

HEARTLAND FLOOD: EPA cleans up hazardous materials in Mills County  WOWT

At a closed rest stop in Mills County, Iowa, sits several containers washed away by flood currents months ago. Now, they are being gathered by the …

Local News, Large-scale hazardous materials training underway – Daily Inter Lake

Local News, Large-scale hazardous materials training underway  Daily Inter Lake

Members of the Kalispell Fire Department Hazardous Materials Team are conducting a joint training scenario tod.

Unknown liquid dumped in Fairfield prompts street closure – SFBay

Unknown liquid dumped in Fairfield prompts street closure  SFBay

The Fairfield Police Department says Madison Street is closed between Texas and Missouri streets for a hazardous materials incident involving the apparent …

FBI to investigate hazardous materials incident at Clearwater bank – Tampa Bay Newspapers

FBI to investigate hazardous materials incident at Clearwater bank  Tampa Bay Newspapers

CLEARWATER — Police say an envelope with a suspicious substance found at a Clearwater bank May 20 will be turned over to the FBI for investigation.

Burlington drill simulates hazardous materials emergency – Burlington Times News

Burlington drill simulates hazardous materials emergency  Burlington Times News

Burlington police and a dozen other agencies staged a hazardous material drill at a Burlington chemical company Tuesday, May 21.The simulated drill …

Hanwha Total's chemical leak affects 650 people in South Korea – The Straits Times

Hanwha Total’s chemical leak affects 650 people in South Korea  The Straits Times

SEOUL (THE KOREA HERALD/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) – Two massive leaks of chemical vapour at Hanwha Total Petrochemical’s factory in Seosan in South …

HazMat situation closes downtown Fairfield street, alleyway – Fairfield Daily Republic

HazMat situation closes downtown Fairfield street, alleyway  Fairfield Daily Republic

FAIRFIELD — A section of Madison Street was shut down midafternoon Monday after three barrels of chemicals were found in an alley. The incident was …

Update: Street Reopened Following Hazardous Materials Incident – SFGate

Update: Street Reopened Following Hazardous Materials Incident  SFGate

FAIRFIELD (BCN) The Fairfield Police Department says Madison Street has reopened between Texas and Missouri streets. The street was closed late Monday …

Henderson County News: Landfill fire prompts warning about tossing hazardous materials in garbage – Hendersonville Lightning

Henderson County News: Landfill fire prompts warning about tossing hazardous materials in garbage  Hendersonville Lightning

Henderson County (May 20, 2019) – After a fire broke out at the Henderson County Transfer Station late Thursday night, the county’s environmental programs …

Road Reopens After Truck Carrying Hazardous Materials Crashes In Napa – CBS San Francisco

Road Reopens After Truck Carrying Hazardous Materials Crashes In Napa  CBS San FranciscoUpdate: Redwood Road in Napa reopened after truck with hazardous materials overturned  Napa Valley RegisterTruck Carrying Hazardous Material Flips, Prompts Shelter-In-Place Order  SFGateHazmat Crash In Napa: Evacuation Orders Lifted  Napa Valley, CA PatchRoad reopened, shelter in place lifted after industrial vehicle crashes in Napa  KGO-TVView full coverage on Read more [...]

Amazon plans warehouses dedicated to hazardous materials – SlashGear

Amazon plans warehouses dedicated to hazardous materials  SlashGear

This summer, Amazon will launch a number of warehouses designed specifically to hold hazardous materials, such as the bear mace that caused some of its.

Update: Redwood Road in Napa may be closed all day after truck with hazardous materials overturned – Napa Valley Register

Update: Redwood Road in Napa may be closed all day after truck with hazardous materials overturned  Napa Valley RegisterTruck Carrying Hazardous Materials Crashes In Napa; Nearby Residents Ordered To Evacuate  CBS San FranciscoShelter-in-place ordered after crash involving industrial vehicle in Napa  KGO-TVHazmat Crash In Napa Prompts Evacuations, Shelter-In-Place Order  Napa Valley, CA PatchView full coverage on Google News Read more [...]

Crews responding to hazardous materials release in Shelton – Westport News

Crews responding to hazardous materials release in Shelton  Westport News

SHELTON – First responders are on the scene of a hazardous material release in an industrial building Friday afternoon. Shelton fire and police departments …

Crews responding to hazardous materials release in Shelton – New Haven Register

Crews responding to hazardous materials release in Shelton  New Haven Register

SHELTON – First responders are on the scene of a hazardous material release in a factory Friday afternoon. Shelton fire and police departments responded to …

Planning Commission fails to recommend zoning change, citing proximity to hazardous materials – Austin Monitor

Planning Commission fails to recommend zoning change, citing proximity to hazardous materials  Austin Monitor

Abutting the Cypress Semiconductor manufacturing plant is an undeveloped 1.63-acre tract of land that is currently zoned commercial. This transition property …

Truck Carrying Hazardous Materials Crashes In Napa; Nearby Residents Ordered To Evacuate – CBS San Francisco

Truck Carrying Hazardous Materials Crashes In Napa; Nearby Residents Ordered To Evacuate  CBS San Francisco

NAPA (CBS SF) — A truck carrying hazardous materials used in the wine-making industry crashed and rolled over on a Napa street early Friday, triggering a …

Specification Packaging Marking/Hazardous Materials Regulations: Pipeline Hazardous Materials Safety Administration Addresses Transportation of Non-Hazardous Materials – JD Supra

Specification Packaging Marking/Hazardous Materials Regulations: Pipeline Hazardous Materials Safety Administration Addresses Transportation of Non-Hazardous Materials  JD Supra

The United States Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (“PHMSA”) addressed in a March 13th letter a request for clarification of the …

Chemical leak evacuates Precision Cast Parts – KOIN.com

Chemical leak evacuates Precision Cast Parts  KOIN.com

A hazmat team rushed to Precision Cast Parts Wednesday afternoon after a pipe broke potentially spilling hyrdochloric acid and nitric acid, Clackamas Fire told …

Boise Fire Department reopens Grove Plaza after response to hazardous materials call – Idaho Press-Tribune

Boise Fire Department reopens Grove Plaza after response to hazardous materials call  Idaho Press-Tribune

The Boise Fire Department has reopened the Grove Plaza in downtown Boise, after firefighters Wednesday morning responded to a hazardous materials call …

Boise Police Department closes Grove Plaza, responds to hazardous materials call – Idaho Press-Tribune

Boise Police Department closes Grove Plaza, responds to hazardous materials call  Idaho Press-Tribune

The Boise Police Department has cordoned off the Grove Plaza in downtown Boise in response to a hazardous materials call.

Major crash involving tractor trailer with hazardous materials causes HRBT closure – WTKR News 3

Major crash involving tractor trailer with hazardous materials causes HRBT closure  WTKR News 3

A crash in the Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel involving seven vehicles has caused major backups for drivers on I-64.

Have household hazardous materials to recycle? Collection scheduled this weekend in Baton Rouge – The Advocate

Have household hazardous materials to recycle? Collection scheduled this weekend in Baton Rouge  The Advocate

The East Baton Rouge Parish Environmental Services Department of Recycling is holding its bi-annual household hazardous collection day Saturday.

Erving, Montague get grants for hazardous material cleanups – The Recorder

Erving, Montague get grants for hazardous material cleanups  The Recorder

Erving and Montague were among 13 projects which received over $2.6 million in Brownfields Redevelopment Fund grants to support the environmental …

Two years in prison for man who kept chemicals, bomb-making materials in apartment – Madison.com

Two years in prison for man who kept chemicals, bomb-making materials in apartment  Madison.com

Campbell, whose Madison apartment was found filled with dangerous chemicals and homemade explosives, was sentenced Monday to two years in prison.

Swansea is planning another household hazardous waste collection day – SouthCoastToday.com

Swansea is planning another household hazardous waste collection day  SouthCoastToday.com

SWANSEA — Since a lot of people were turned away at the household hazardous waste collection day on April 13, the Solid Waste Committee last Thursday …

Father and son arrested after hazardous materials found – 680 News

Father and son arrested after hazardous materials found  680 News

A father and son have been charged after hazardous materials were allegedly found in their home over the weekend. Ginella Massa on the questions that still …

Talk continues on county’s Wood River Facility – Alton Telegraph

Talk continues on county’s Wood River Facility  Alton Telegraph

EDWARDSVILLE – Possibly using the former Wood River Township Hospital as a Veteran’s Administration community-based outpatient clinic was discussed at …

All clear given after suspicious package found at St. Louis TV station – KFVS

All clear given after suspicious package found at St. Louis TV station  KFVS

St. Louis Police Bomb and Arson Unit responded to a downtown building in reference to a suspicious package.

Father, son charged after explosive materials found inside home in Richmond Hill, Ont. – CBC News

Father, son charged after explosive materials found inside home in Richmond Hill, Ont.  CBC News

Police north of Toronto have charged two men after officers found hazardous and explosive materials and a detonator device at a Richmond Hill, Ont. home.

Unincorporated Scott County to receive flood cleanup assistance – WQAD Moline

Unincorporated Scott County to receive flood cleanup assistance  WQAD Moline

People living in unincorporated Scott County impacted by the recent Mississippi River and Wapsipinicon River flooding will soon have help with flood debris …

Minot Spring Clean Up – KXNet.com

Minot Spring Clean Up  KXNet.com

This week is spring clean up in Minot. Residents are taking full advantage of this week’s clean up. Last year, the city collected a record-setting 60 tons of waste.

Fire inside Lebanon Walmart creates toxic smoke, closes several nearby businesses – OregonLive

Fire inside Lebanon Walmart creates toxic smoke, closes several nearby businesses  OregonLive

A fire was reported inside the Walmart supercenter in Lebanon, in an aisle where chemicals are stored. The store was evacuated, as were some businesses …

Arkansas First Responders Train at Expo for 80-hour Certification – Government Technology

Arkansas First Responders Train at Expo for 80-hour Certification  Government Technology

The 80-hour certification, which the Arkansas Department of Emergency Management conducts three to four times a year, includes classroom time, labs and …

Commissioners honor county EMS | News, Sports, Jobs – Lewistown Sentinel

Commissioners honor county EMS | News, Sports, Jobs  Lewistown Sentinel

MIFFLINTOWN — Noting their work is invaluable to all citizens of Juniata and surrounding counties, the Juniata County commissioners on Tuesday adopt.

San Antonio residents can dispose of household hazardous waste on Saturday – 550 KTSA

San Antonio residents can dispose of household hazardous waste on Saturday  550 KTSA

SAN ANTONIO (KTSA News) — If you have cans of old paint, used motor oil and other hazardous materials stored in your garage, you can dispose of them for …