Archive for Hazardous Materials

Chemical Leak At Water Works Plant Could Be Cause Of Dying Trees – Patch.com

Chemical Leak At Water Works Plant Could Be Cause Of Dying Trees  Patch.com

BWWB Chemical Leak Could Be Cause Of Dying Trees – Mountain Brook, AL – Trees near the BWWB water filtration center are dying, and the Birmingham Water …

Malaysia shuts 111 schools as poisonings become 'more critical' – ABS-CBN News

Malaysia shuts 111 schools as poisonings become 'more critical'  ABS-CBN NewsMalaysia Closes More Than 100 Schools After Chemical Leak Causes Poisonings  TIMEMalaysian concerns over toxic chemical leak, over 100 schools closed  http://en.vietnamplus.vn/Pasir Gudang methane poisoning: Families move away from pollution area  Channel NewsAsiaMalaysia Education Ministry shuts down over 100 schools in Johor after poisonous chemical leak  International Read more [...]

Texas fire's chemical leak clogs shipping channel – NWAOnline

Texas fire’s chemical leak clogs shipping channel  NWAOnline

Officials have no timetable for reopening a portion of the Houston Ship Channel, one of the busiest commercial waterways in the country, after another setback …

Investigation Results on Possible Hazardous Materials Release at Kroger – rutherfordsource.com

Investigation Results on Possible Hazardous Materials Release at Kroger  rutherfordsource.com

Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Department was called to the Kroger at 2050 Lascassas Pike around 6:00 Wednesday evening for a possible hazardous materials …

Benzene leak limited to one tank at ITC facility – KTRK-TV

Benzene leak limited to one tank at ITC facility  KTRK-TV

ITC says the roof of the tank collapsed during the fire leaving the ‘pygas’ exposed to the elements. Early Thursday morning, long after the fire was out, there as at …

National Guard called into Houston after chemical fire, residents told to stay inside – NBCNews.com

National Guard called into Houston after chemical fire, residents told to stay inside  NBCNews.com

Residents were told to stay inside after elevated levels of benzene were detected near the Intercontinental Terminals Company that caught fire this week.

Where should you take hazardous materials you want to toss? – WSBT-TV

Where should you take hazardous materials you want to toss?  WSBT-TV

Spring cleaning mode — engaged. But not all items you want to get rid of fall into the donate, sell or trash categories. There’s a place you should take hazardous …

Linndale scrap yard busted for harboring potentially explosive material – News 5 Cleveland

Linndale scrap yard busted for harboring potentially explosive material  News 5 Cleveland

LINNDALE, Ohio — The Cleveland, Cuyahoga Environmental Crimes Task Force reports they found potentially hazardous materials they said could have …

No hazardous materials found after Lascassas Kroger evacuated – The Daily News Journal

No hazardous materials found after Lascassas Kroger evacuated  The Daily News Journal

The Kroger on Lascassas Pike is safe to reopen for business after it was evacuated on Wednesday evening.

Gulfport Fire responds to chemical leak at Armed Forces Retirement Home – WXXV News 25

Gulfport Fire responds to chemical leak at Armed Forces Retirement Home  WXXV News 25

This afternoon, Gulfport Fire Department responded to a call from the Armed Forces Retirement Home for a supposed chemical leak. Once units arrived on …

Truck carrying hazardous materials rolled over near Monmouth, Illinois. – KWQC-TV6

Truck carrying hazardous materials rolled over near Monmouth, Illinois.  KWQC-TV6

MONMOUTH, Il (KWQC)- A truck carrying hazardous material rolled over near Monmouth, Illinois. The accident happened around Noon on Tuesday, March 19th …

Semi carrying 17,000 pounds of explosive materials crashes outside Monmouth – WQAD Moline

Semi carrying 17,000 pounds of explosive materials crashes outside Monmouth  WQAD Moline

The driver was taken to the local Hospital in Monmouth where he was treated and released with minor injuries.

Commercial vehicle carrying hazardous materials rolls over on US 34 – newschannel20.com

Commercial vehicle carrying hazardous materials rolls over on US 34  newschannel20.com

Illinois State Police were called to a commercial vehicle roll-over on US Route 34 at US 67 Tuesday. Police say the crash occurred at 12 p. m. on the South …

Student journalists uncover issues with the way University at Buffalo stores hazardous materials – WKBW-TV

Student journalists uncover issues with the way University at Buffalo stores hazardous materials  WKBW-TV

This discovery comes three months after an audit by the New York State Comptroller found there were concerns about the way UB handled hazardous materials.

Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital 'Hazardous Materials' Incident Prompts Response From Firefighters – KHTS Radio

Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital ‘Hazardous Materials’ Incident Prompts Response From Firefighters  KHTS Radio

The Los Angeles County Fire Department responded to reports of a hazmat incident at Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital Tuesday, officials said.

Hustling out hazardous waste – MyArkLaMiss

Hustling out hazardous waste  MyArkLaMiss

(3/15/19)– Searching for a place to ditch that vintage 1999 desktop that’s been sitting in your house for years? Look no further. Ouachita Green is holding a …

Fire crews find no chemical leak on Friday call – Bismarck Tribune

Fire crews find no chemical leak on Friday call  Bismarck Tribune

The Bismarck Fire Department responded Friday to a call of a possible chemical leak at the Dean Foods plant on Main Street but no evidence of any leak was …

Hazardous materials exercise is March 20 at Fort McCoy – La Crosse Tribune

Hazardous materials exercise is March 20 at Fort McCoy  La Crosse Tribune

Fort McCoy will conduct a simulated hazardous materials exercise Wednesday, March 20.

Johor Sultan pledges RM1 million for Pasir Gudang aid efforts – Channel NewsAsia

Johor Sultan pledges RM1 million for Pasir Gudang aid efforts  Channel NewsAsiaMalaysia Closes More Than 100 Schools After Chemical Leak Causes Poisonings  TIMEMalaysia shuts 111 schools as poisonings grow 'more critical':The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi ShimbunMalaysia Training Ministry shuts down over 100 colleges in Johor after toxic chemical leak  InfosurhoyView full coverage on Google News Read more [...]

Crews responding to hazardous materials situation in Lawrence – Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

Crews responding to hazardous materials situation in Lawrence  Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

LAWRENCE, MASS. (WHDH) – Crews are responding to hazardous materials situation Thursday in Lawrence. Firefighters were on scene outside Lawrence …

Crews respond to hazardous materials situation outside Lawrence courthouse – Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

Crews respond to hazardous materials situation outside Lawrence courthouse  Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

LAWRENCE, MASS. (WHDH) – Crews responded to a potential hazardous materials situation Thursday in Lawrence. Firefighters were called after a white …

Crews responded to hazardous materials situation in Lawrence – Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

Crews responded to hazardous materials situation in Lawrence  Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

LAWRENCE, MASS. (WHDH) – Crews responded to a potential hazardous materials situation Thursday in Lawrence. Firefighters were on scene outside …

New Railroad Oil Spill Response Rules Issued by Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration – JD Supra

New Railroad Oil Spill Response Rules Issued by Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration  JD Supra

On February 28, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), “in consultation with the Federal …

Malaysia shuts 111 schools as poisonings become "more critical" – Nikkei Asian Review

Malaysia shuts 111 schools as poisonings become "more critical"  Nikkei Asian ReviewMalaysia Closes More Than 100 Schools After Chemical Leak Causes Poisonings  TIMEMalaysia shuts 111 schools as poisonings become 'more critical'  TimesLIVEJohor Sultan pledges RM1 million for Pasir Gudang aid efforts  Channel NewsAsiaView full coverage on Google News Read more [...]

Washington County Clean Sweep 2019 Household Hazardous Waste Collection – washingtoncountyinsider.com

Washington County Clean Sweep 2019 Household Hazardous Waste Collection  washingtoncountyinsider.com

West Bend, WI – Need to dispose of hazardous waste material? You no longer need to wait for the ‘two’ one-day Clean Sweep events that have been held in the …

Malaysia Closes More Than 100 Schools After Chemical Leak Causes Poisonings – TIME

Malaysia Closes More Than 100 Schools After Chemical Leak Causes Poisonings  TIME

Malaysian authorities have shut 111 schools as of Wednesday, after a suspected chemical leak in the southern state of Johor poisoned more than 200 children, …

UPDATE: Charges pending against driver in crash that leaked hazardous material – KSFY

UPDATE: Charges pending against driver in crash that leaked hazardous material  KSFY

Hazmat teams from Davenport, Omaha and Kansas City are en route to southeastern South Dakota after a semi crash caused hazardous materials to leak onto …

chemical leak victims recovering – RochesterFirst

chemical leak victims recovering  RochesterFirst

Workers hospitalized following a chemical leak in Henrietta are now recovering. Some have been released from the hospital.

Two chemical leak patients still in critical, but stable, condition – RochesterFirst

Two chemical leak patients still in critical, but stable, condition  RochesterFirst

From the five who were treated yesterday, two victims from the MDI chemical leak are in critical, but stable condition at Strong Memorial Hospital. Both are …

Two MDI chemical leak patients still in critical, but stable, condition – RochesterFirst

Two MDI chemical leak patients still in critical, but stable, condition  RochesterFirst

From the five who were treated yesterday, two victims from the MDI chemical leak are in critical, but stable condition at Strong Memorial Hospital. Both are …

Highway 395 Reopens After No Hazardous Materials Found on Semi-Truck – KTVN

Highway 395 Reopens After No Hazardous Materials Found on Semi-Truck  KTVN

The East Fork Fire Protection District is investigating a possible hazmat incident in Douglas County Tuesday morning.

'Lime green' substance in Arroyo Simi brings hazmat crews – Ventura County Star

‘Lime green’ substance in Arroyo Simi brings hazmat crews  Ventura County Star

A hazardous materials team was dispatched to investigate bright green liquid seen in the arroyo Monday afternoon.

Hazardous Materials Leak in Henrietta – Genesee Sun

Hazardous Materials Leak in Henrietta  Genesee Sun

HENRIETTA — There was a level 1 hazmat situation this morning on Jefferson Rd. near North Winton Rd. and across from the NYS Department of …

2 critical, 1 serious after chemical exposure during Henrietta building demolition – 13WHAM-TV

2 critical, 1 serious after chemical exposure during Henrietta building demolition  13WHAM-TV

Henrietta, N. Y. (WHAM) – Three people are suffering serious medical symptoms related to a chemical exposure in Henrietta on Monday morning. Firefighters …

Two workers in critical condition after chemical spill in Henrietta – RochesterFirst

Two workers in critical condition after chemical spill in Henrietta  RochesterFirst

Two demolition workers are listed in critical condition after a spill of a hazardous chemical at a former factory off Jefferson Road in Henrietta.

3 sent to hospital with serious injuries after chemical spill inside Henrietta building – Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

3 sent to hospital with serious injuries after chemical spill inside Henrietta building  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Henrietta and Gates fire personnel have contained a chemical spill inside a Jefferson Road building that sent three people to the hospital with serious injuries …

Hazardous Materials Situation in Crest Hill – 1340 WJOL

Hazardous Materials Situation in Crest Hill  1340 WJOL

WJOL has learned that Northbound Larkin Ave. between Theodore Street and US 30 is currently closed due to a hazardous materials situation. The hazmat …

Mumbai: Dead fish float in Charkop pond, chemical leak alleged – Times of India

Mumbai: Dead fish float in Charkop pond, chemical leak alleged  Times of India

MUMBAI: Hundreds of dead fish have been found floating in a pond in Charkop’s Sector 8 area in the last two days. Locals suspect that harmful chemicals …

Tractor-trailer carrying hazardous materials overturns on Lee Highway – WJLA

Tractor-trailer carrying hazardous materials overturns on Lee Highway  WJLA

Fire officials assure the public that there “is no threat to the community or the environment” after an Estes tractor-trailer carrying hazardous materials overturned …

Three people taken to hospital after chemical leak at southwest suburban dry cleaner – Chicago Tribune

Three people taken to hospital after chemical leak at southwest suburban dry cleaner  Chicago Tribune

Three people were taken to the hospital following an unknown chemical leak at a Crest Hill dry cleaner.