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Covering Kentucky Teams to train for chemical release emergency David Nichols 7:23 AM, Sep 18 – LEX18 Lexington KY News

Covering Kentucky Teams to train for chemical release emergency David Nichols 7:23 AM, Sep 18  LEX18 Lexington KY News

An annual exercise by the Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program will be conducted Wednesday across multiple counties.

Hazardous Materials situation at RCTC – KIMT 3

Hazardous Materials situation at RCTC  KIMT 3

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No injuries in Houston-area chemical plant transformer fire – Houston Chronicle

No injuries in Houston-area chemical plant transformer fire  Houston Chronicle

TEXAS CITY, Texas (AP) — Authorities say no one has been hurt in a transformer fire at a Houston-area chemical plant. The Galveston County Daily News …

No injuries in chemical plant fire in southeast Texas – Houston Chronicle

No injuries in chemical plant fire in southeast Texas  Houston Chronicle

TEXAS CITY, Texas (AP) — Authorities say no one has been hurt in a transformer fire at a Houston-area chemical plant in an accident generating dark smoke …

Teams to train for chemical release emergency – LEX18 Lexington KY News

Teams to train for chemical release emergency  LEX18 Lexington KY News

An annual exercise by the Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program will be conducted Wednesday across multiple counties.

First responders train to handle hazardous materials emergencies at East Maryville Baptist Church – Maryville Daily Times

First responders train to handle hazardous materials emergencies at East Maryville Baptist Church  Maryville Daily Times

Mannequins and watered-down mulch littered the parking lot of East Maryville Baptist Church late Tuesday.

Transformer fire erupts at Texas City chemical plant – Galveston County Daily News

Transformer fire erupts at Texas City chemical plant  Galveston County Daily News

No one was injured in a fire that sent black smoke into the sky.

Texas City responding to fire at Ashland chemical plant – Galveston County Daily News

Texas City responding to fire at Ashland chemical plant  Galveston County Daily News

First responders called to a transformer fire on Attwater Avenue.

Town of James Island looking for unknown truck driver who spilled bleach on Folly Road – Live 5 News WCSC

Town of James Island looking for unknown truck driver who spilled bleach on Folly Road  Live 5 News WCSC

Authorities say emergency crews and hazmat have responded to James Island following a spill involving highly concentrated bleach.

Chandler businesses evacuate due to chemical leak | Video – AZFamily

Chandler businesses evacuate due to chemical leak | Video  AZFamily

According to the Chandler Fire Department, a chemical used to purify swimming pool and spa water was leaking from a cracked container. The container was …

Most polluted Michigan zip code holds air quality hearing – Fox 2 Detroit

Most polluted Michigan zip code holds air quality hearing  Fox 2 Detroit

A congressional hearing was held at a recreation center in southwest Detroit Monday.

Oilfield Company Denies Assault of Workers by Toxic Release – U.S. News & World Report

Oilfield Company Denies Assault of Workers by Toxic Release  U.S. News & World Report

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A Texas-based oilfield *service* company denies that it assaulted an Alaska construction crew by exposing workers to toxic …

Urgent health warning issued after chemical spill at Westland Milk plant – Newshub

Urgent health warning issued after chemical spill at Westland Milk plant  Newshub

An urgent health warning has been issued after a burst pipe at the Westland Milk plant in Hokitika released a potentially harmful liquid onto a nearby public …

Chemical leak spawns hazmat evacuations in Chandler | Arizona News – AZFamily

Chemical leak spawns hazmat evacuations in Chandler | Arizona News  AZFamily

According to the Chandler Fire Department, a chemical used to purify swimming pool and spa water was leaking from a cracked container.

Big rig crash, fuel spill causes traffic nightmare on NB I-680 in Sunol – KGO-TV

Big rig crash, fuel spill causes traffic nightmare on NB I-680 in Sunol  KGO-TV

A big rig has spilled more than 3000 gallons of fuel on northbound I-680 in Sunol causing a traffic nightmare for the morning commute.

Transportation/Hazardous Materials: U.S. Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration Interpretive Letter Addressing Materials of Trade Provisions – JD Supra

Transportation/Hazardous Materials: U.S. Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration Interpretive Letter Addressing Materials of Trade Provisions  JD Supra

The United States Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (“PHMSA”) addressed in an August 1st interpretive letter a question regarding the …

Chandler businesses evacuated due to pool chemical leak – ABC15 Arizona

Chandler businesses evacuated due to pool chemical leak  ABC15 Arizona

Several businesses in Chandler have been evacuated after a Dichlor leak.

Chemical leak at DeKalb County asphalt company contained – FOX 5 Atlanta

Chemical leak at DeKalb County asphalt company contained  FOX 5 Atlanta

Fire crews have safely contained a hydrochloric acid leak at a DeKalb County asphalt company.

All Lanes Of Nb I-680 Near Fremont Closed Due To Hazmat Spill – SFGate

All Lanes Of Nb I-680 Near Fremont Closed Due To Hazmat Spill  SFGate

All lanes of northbound Interstate Highway 680 remain closed just outside of the Fremont city limits in unincorporated Alameda County due to a collision …

Flint Hills to pay $850000 for chemical release – MyWebTimes.com

Flint Hills to pay $850000 for chemical release  MyWebTimes.com

Attorney General reaches settlement with Peru facility.

Flint Hills to pay $850000 for chemical release – LaSalle News Tribune

Flint Hills to pay $850000 for chemical release  LaSalle News Tribune

Attorney General reaches settlement with Peru facility.

NB I-680 closed in Sunol due to big rig crash, fuel spill – KGO-TV

NB I-680 closed in Sunol due to big rig crash, fuel spill  KGO-TV

All northbound I-680 lanes in Sunol are closed after a big rig spilled 4000 gallons of fuel on the roadway.

Sunny and Mild – KCRA Sacramento

Sunny and Mild  KCRA Sacramento

Sunny skies and mild temperatures today. Highs will reach into the mid 80s in many of the valley spots. More clouds tonight. Cooler tomorrow with chance of rain …

Eagle Lake neighbors give away hazardous materials damaged during the historic flooding – WJTV

Eagle Lake neighbors give away hazardous materials damaged during the historic flooding  WJTV

EAGLE LAKE, MS- WJTV Eagle Lake neighbors got a chance to give away certain items damaged in this year’s historic flooding. The Mississippi Department of …

Eagle Lake neighbors dispose of hazardous materials – WJTV

Eagle Lake neighbors dispose of hazardous materials  WJTV

WARREN COUNTY, Miss.(WJTV) – Eagle Lake neighbors got a chance to give away certain items damaged in this year’s historic flooding. The Mississippi …

Sunny and Hot Day – KCRA Sacramento

Sunny and Hot Day  KCRA Sacramento

Sunny and hot again today with temperatures into the upper 90s. Cooler and breezy tomorrow . Chance of rain by Monday.

CHP: Protester arrested after throwing red liquid onto California Senate floor – KCRA Sacramento

CHP: Protester arrested after throwing red liquid onto California Senate floor  KCRA Sacramento

A woman was arrested Friday evening after throwing a red liquid in a feminine hygiene device from the California Senate public gallery onto the Senate floor, the …

Anti-vaccination protester throws red liquid onto California Senate floor – KCRA Sacramento

Anti-vaccination protester throws red liquid onto California Senate floor  KCRA Sacramento

A red liquid was thrown from the California Senate gallery and onto the Senate floor Friday evening by an anti-vaccination protester. The liquid hit at least six …

UPDATE: Metal pipe punctures big rig tank, 30 gallons of diesel spilled – Santa Clarita Valley Signal

UPDATE: Metal pipe punctures big rig tank, 30 gallons of diesel spilled  Santa Clarita Valley Signal

Debris on Interstate 5 is being blamed for 30 gallons of diesel spilled onto the freeway Friday morning, after a metal pipe punctured a gas tank of a big rig.

Big rig leaking 20 gallons of diesel prompts cleanup response – Santa Clarita Valley Signal

Big rig leaking 20 gallons of diesel prompts cleanup response  Santa Clarita Valley Signal

About 20 gallons of diesel leaking from a big rig north of Castaic on Interstate 5 prompted a quick response by firefighters and cleanup crews Friday before noon.

Man seriously burned during plant explosion, worries shift to water pollution – WSB Atlanta

Man seriously burned during plant explosion, worries shift to water pollution  WSB Atlanta

GORDON COUNTY, Ga. – An explosion at a Calhoun adhesive plant caused health concerns across that community Friday morning, to the point that school …

New River cleanup expands water activities – WITN

New River cleanup expands water activities  WITN

JACKSONVILLE, NC (WITN) The New River in Jacksonville is cleaner than ever before, thanks to more than 20-years of clean up. Scientists say decades ago …

Pac Out Green Team cleans up tires outside of Hopland – Ukiah Daily Journal

Pac Out Green Team cleans up tires outside of Hopland  Ukiah Daily Journal

The Pac Out Green Team completed a cleanup of tires in a turnout outside of Hopland just before the Green Bridge on Saturday. Over 50 tires were hauled away …

Lubbock Authorities Cancel Evacuation After Chemical Leak – News/Talk 790 KFYO

Lubbock Authorities Cancel Evacuation After Chemical Leak  News/Talk 790 KFYO

A hydrochloric acid leak is to blame for an evacuation called by the Lubbock Police Department on Thursday, Sept. 12th.

Police Evacuate Area in East Lubbock Due to Hazardous Materials – News/Talk 790 KFYO

Police Evacuate Area in East Lubbock Due to Hazardous Materials  News/Talk 790 KFYO

At around 8 a.m. Thursday morning (Sept. 12), Lubbock Police sent out an alert through the LBK Alert system, asking the public to evacuate the area between …

Accident, chemical leak shuts down Kentucky 283 – thegleaner.com

Accident, chemical leak shuts down Kentucky 283  thegleaner.com

HENDERSON, Ky. – Two people were injured and a road shut down for several hours after a box truck carrying chemicals turned onto its side.

Oil company, manager indicted in Alaska for chemical release – KTUU.com

Oil company, manager indicted in Alaska for chemical release  KTUU.com

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) – An Anchorage grand jury has indicted an oilfield *service* company and a company manager for assault in connection with the …

Emergency Planning Committee hears pipeline reminders – Norman Transcript

Emergency Planning Committee hears pipeline reminders  Norman Transcript

Call before you dig, Tux Jackson of Plains All American Pipelines reminded members of the Local Emergency Planning Committee Wednesday.

Oil company, manager indicted in Alaska for chemical release – The Seattle Times

Oil company, manager indicted in Alaska for chemical release  The Seattle Times

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Anchorage grand jury has indicted an oilfield *service* company and a company manager for assault in connection with the …

Oil company, manager indicted in Alaska for chemical release – Seattle Times

Oil company, manager indicted in Alaska for chemical release  Seattle Times

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Anchorage grand jury has indicted an oilfield *service* company and a company manager for assault in connection with the …