Archive for Hazardous Materials

Hazardous materials workers respond to chemical leak at Nathan Hale Middle School – Omaha World-Herald

Hazardous materials workers respond to chemical leak at Nathan Hale Middle School  Omaha World-Herald

Hazardous materials workers were sent to Nathan Hale Middle School, 6143 Whitmore St., about 2:20 p.m. to investigate a chemical leak.

Dozens taken to hospital after 'accidental' chemical spill at water treatment plant – ABC News

Dozens taken to hospital after ‘accidental’ chemical spill at water treatment plant  ABC News

Over 50 people were transported to hospitals in Birmingham, Alabama, after a chemical spill occurred at a water treatment plant, fire officials said. The incident …

Train derails near Berry Hill; no injuries or hazardous materials, MNPD says – The Tennessean

Train derails near Berry Hill; no injuries or hazardous materials, MNPD says  The Tennessean

Metro Nashville Police confirmed that a train derailed in Nashville Wednesday afternoon at Melrose and Eighth avenues. No injuries were reported, and the train …

Transporting hazardous materials | Tank Truck Week 2018 – Modern Bulk Transporter

Transporting hazardous materials | Tank Truck Week 2018  Modern Bulk Transporter

REPRESENTATIVES from the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) and Transport Canada (TC) highlighted updates on rules and regulations …

Hazardous materials incident prompts San Jose evacuation – SFBay

Hazardous materials incident prompts San Jose evacuation  SFBay

San Jose firefighters are asking people to avoid the area around 75 E. Trimble Road on Tuesday morning while they investigate a hazardous materials incident, …

No hazardous materials found after scare at federal courthouse, Chicago fire officials say – Chicago Tribune

No hazardous materials found after scare at federal courthouse, Chicago fire officials say  Chicago TribuneAll clear given after hazmat response at Dirksen Federal Building  WGN TV ChicagoDirksen Federal Building reopens after HazMat situation  Fox 32 ChicagoView full coverage on Google News Read more [...]

Chicago emergency crews respond to hazardous materials call near federal courthouse – Chicago Tribune

Chicago emergency crews respond to hazardous materials call near federal courthouse  Chicago Tribune

The Chicago Fire Department responded Monday morning to a hazardous materials situation at the Dirksen Federal Building.

Holt Road remains closed after chemical leak near Mannington Brook – Bournemouth Echo

Holt Road remains closed after chemical leak near Mannington Brook  Bournemouth Echo

WORK to clear a chemical spill around a rural road near Wimborne continues – but engineers are unable to say when the route will reopen.

Radisson Blu hotel guests evacuated after mini-fridge chemical leak in Broad Quay – Bristol Post

Radisson Blu hotel guests evacuated after mini-fridge chemical leak in Broad Quay  Bristol Post

A hotel floor was evacuated after a mini-fridge chemical leak prompted a huge emergency *service* response in Bristol city centre . Firefighters from Temple …

Paris firefighters prep for hazardous materials spills | News – Paris News

Paris firefighters prep for hazardous materials spills | News  Paris News

From structure fires to car wrecks to helping those who fall, Paris firefighters do it all, and that includes responding to and cleaning up hazardous materials spills.

Local Electronics Recyling Facility Works to Reduce Large and Hazardous Materials from Landfills – webcenter11

Local Electronics Recyling Facility Works to Reduce Large and Hazardous Materials from Landfills  webcenter11

In Fairbanks, Recycling Facilities are becoming more recognized as waste in landfills continue to keep up with the growing population.

Railway fined for mismanaging hazardous materials at Newport maintenance facility – Newport Dispatch

Railway fined for mismanaging hazardous materials at Newport maintenance facility  Newport Dispatch

NEWPORT — Central Maine & Quebec Railway, owner and operator of a railroad maintenance facility in Newport, was fined $12,000 for improperly managing …

Colorado officials aim to study letting hazmat trucks through Eisenhower/Johnson Tunnels – Vail Daily News

Colorado officials aim to study letting hazmat trucks through Eisenhower/Johnson Tunnels  Vail Daily News

For the average driver, braving the twists and turns along Loveland Pass can offer breathtaking views of the Rocky Mountain landscape, or white knuckles for …

Fire crews in all night battle after chemical leak – Gary Skentelbery

Fire crews in all night battle after chemical leak  Gary Skentelbery

FIRE crews worked through most of the night to clear up a chemical leak at the Lymm *Service* Area.

Hazmat team called out to OUC water plant after chemical leak – Orlando Sentinel

Hazmat team called out to OUC water plant after chemical leak  Orlando Sentinel

The Orlando Fire Department Hazmat team responded to an Orlando Utilities Commission water plant after a chemical leak, a spokesman said.

LIVE: Metro briefing on possible hazardous material in neighborhood – KLAS-TV

LIVE: Metro briefing on possible hazardous material in neighborhood  KLAS-TV

Metro Police are holding a briefing to discuss the response Tuesday night to possible hazardous materials call in a neighborhood near Flamingo and Decatur.

Colorado officials aim to study letting hazmat trucks through Eisenhower/Johnson Tunnels – Summit Daily News

Colorado officials aim to study letting hazmat trucks through Eisenhower/Johnson Tunnels  Summit Daily News

For the average driver, braving the twists and turns along Loveland Pass can offer breathtaking views of the Rocky Mountain landscape, or white knuckles for …

UPDATE: Officials urge residents near crash site to avoid water from Catawba Creek – WDBJ7

UPDATE: Officials urge residents near crash site to avoid water from Catawba Creek  WDBJ7

The northbound lane of US-220 is expected to go through a long-term closure while repairs are made to an underlying culvert pipe.

Louisville air pollution board approves $135K fine for rubber company – Courier Journal

Louisville air pollution board approves $135K fine for rubber company  Courier Journal

Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control Board unanimously approved the $135375 settlement with American Synthetic Rubber Company.

Railway fined for mismanaging hazardous materials at Newport maintenance facility – Vermont Biz

Railway fined for mismanaging hazardous materials at Newport maintenance facility  Vermont Biz

Vermont Business Magazine The Agency of Natural Resources Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) announced today that Central Maine …

Emergency crews scramble to stop chemical leak at Shotts bakery – Daily Record

Emergency crews scramble to stop chemical leak at Shotts bakery  Daily Record

It was later confirmed they were dealing with a suspected ammonia leak from a burst pipe at Bells in Torbothie Road.

Semi tips over, but no spill of hazardous materials – WNWN-FM

Semi tips over, but no spill of hazardous materials  WNWN-FM

COLDWATER, MI (WTVB) – A semi tractor trailer accident on slippery northbound I-69 just north of the Jonesville exit at about 5:00 a.m. Tuesday morning caused …

Officials respond to hazardous materials incident in Amesbury – Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

Officials respond to hazardous materials incident in Amesbury  Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

AMESBURY, MASS. (WHDH) – Officials in Amesbury responded to a hazardous materials situation Friday afternoon. Firefighters responded to the Trades Mill …

Booby-trapped safe triggers hazardous materials incident in Amesbury – Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

Booby-trapped safe triggers hazardous materials incident in Amesbury  Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

AMESBURY, MASS. (WHDH) – A old booby-trapped safe is being blamed for a hazardous materials situation in Amesbury on Friday. Firefighters responded to …

Chemical leak linked with substance found in Bendigo Creek – Bendigo Advertiser

Chemical leak linked with substance found in Bendigo Creek  Bendigo Advertiser

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Wildfire Near Hazardous Materials Facility Extinguished – Spectrum News

Wildfire Near Hazardous Materials Facility Extinguished  Spectrum News

GUADALUPE COUNTY, Texas -. 5:00 p.m. UPDATE: The Guadalupe County Fire Marshal’s Office reported that the fire was extinguished and there were no …

Bill would create hazardous materials task force – Great Falls Tribune

Bill would create hazardous materials task force  Great Falls Tribune

HB 464 will give first responders tools to keep people safe.

Probe into Semenyih chemical leak find drums deliberately punctured, overturned, says Hee – Malay Mail

Probe into Semenyih chemical leak find drums deliberately punctured, overturned, says Hee  Malay Mail

SHAH ALAM, Feb 14 — Initial investigations into an incident which saw 10 drums containing various expired chemicals to be exposed in a leak at Kampung …

Wildfire near hazardous materials facility near Seguin 'no longer a threat' – KSAT 12

Wildfire near hazardous materials facility near Seguin ‘no longer a threat’  KSAT 12

A wildfire in Guadalupe County near a Seguin-area hazardous materials facility is mostly contained and no longer a threat, according to a fire official at the …

Lanarkshire chemical leak sparks emergency response as fire crews scramble to scene – The Scottish Sun

Lanarkshire chemical leak sparks emergency response as fire crews scramble to scene  The Scottish Sun

EMERGENCY services were scrambled to the scene on Torbothie Road after the alarm was raised at 11.55am this morning. And they remained on the scene …

One Hospitalized After Allendale Hazardous Materials Incident – WHTC News

One Hospitalized After Allendale Hazardous Materials Incident  WHTC News

A 23-year-old man went by ambulance to Spectrum Butterworth in Grand Rapids for treatment, according to Ottawa County Sheriff’s Capt. Mark Bennett. Tuesday …

City of Austin proposes non-radioactive hazardous materials transportation route go through SH 130 – Community Impact Newspaper

City of Austin proposes non-radioactive hazardous materials transportation route go through SH 130  Community Impact NewspaperSeveral city of Pflugerville officials have expressed frustration with a plan proposed by the city of Austin to route shipping of non-radioactive hazardous materials ... Read more [...]

Ultra-Low Alpha Metals Replacing Hazardous Materials Market Growth Analysis, Demand by Regions and Global Forecasts to 2025 – Honest Version

Ultra-Low Alpha Metals Replacing Hazardous Materials Market Growth Analysis, Demand by Regions and Global Forecasts to 2025  Honest Version

The Global Ultra-Low Alpha Metals Replacing Hazardous Materials Market report offers fine intelligence that prepares market players to compete well against …

Idaho hazardous waste facility to resume limited operations following fatal explosion – Idaho Statesman

Idaho hazardous waste facility to resume limited operations following fatal explosion  Idaho Statesman

The US Ecology hazardous waste site in Grand View, Idaho, received DEQ approval this week to resume limited operations several months after an explosion …

Hazardous materials 'mitigated,' occupants at home taken to hospital – MLive.com

Hazardous materials ‘mitigated,’ occupants at home taken to hospital  MLive.com

ALLENDALE, MI — Two people were taken to a hospital for monitoring and hazardous materials were mitigated after police, firefighters and others were called …

Chemical leak at Semenyih factory raises fears; clean-up ongoing – New Straits Times

Chemical leak at Semenyih factory raises fears; clean-up ongoing  New Straits Times

KUALA LUMPUR: A hazardous chemical leak was detected at a factory in Kampung Sungai Lalang, near Semenyih, on Monday night.

Chemical leak at factory near Semenyih – Malay Mail

Chemical leak at factory near Semenyih  Malay Mail

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 12 — A chemical leakage was detected outside a factory in Kampung Sungai Lalang, near Semenyih last night. Semenyih fire and …

Fire crews extinguish major blaze in university science building – Wirral Globe

Fire crews extinguish major blaze in university science building  Wirral GlobeSt Andrews University fire: blaze involving ‘suspected hazardous materials’ breaks out in science building  The IndependentBlaze at St Andrews University science building  BBC NewsThirty firefighters race to St Andrews University fire as crews fear ‘well developed’ blaze involves ‘ha  The Scottish SunView full coverage on Google News Read more [...]

Central Vermont Medical Center fined for hazardous waste violations – vtdigger.org

Central Vermont Medical Center fined for hazardous waste violations  vtdigger.org

Central Vermont Medical Center in Berlin is part of the UVM network. Photo by Erin Mansfield/VTDigger. Central Vermont Medical Center has been fined …

St Andrews University fire: blaze involving ‘suspected hazardous materials’ breaks out in science building – The Independent

St Andrews University fire: blaze involving ‘suspected hazardous materials’ breaks out in science building  The IndependentMore than 30 firefighters tackled a blaze involving “suspected hazardous materials” at the University of St Andrews. The Scottish Fire and Rescue *Service* was ... Read more [...]