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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 …

Multiple tanks burning again after massive fire at Texas chemical plant – KGUN

Multiple tanks burning again after massive fire at Texas chemical plant  KGUNLatest fire contained at charred Deer Park plant  ChronFirefighters contain latest flare up at Deer Park, Texas, chemical plant  CNNFire reignites at Houston-area chemical plant  WWSBPotential for leaks remain after fire reignites at ITC facility  KTRK-TVView full coverage on Google News Read more [...]

Shelter-in-place near ITC in Deer Park when dike wall partially collapses causing chemical release – KHOU.com

Shelter-in-place near ITC in Deer Park when dike wall partially collapses causing chemical release  KHOU.com

DEER PARK, Texas — A dike wall containing a chemical or chemicals released during the ITC tank farm fire has partially collapsed, according to the Deer Park …

Flare-ups continue at Deer Park plant as emergency crews prepare for cleanup – San Antonio Express-News

Flare-ups continue at Deer Park plant as emergency crews prepare for cleanup  San Antonio Express-NewsNo timetable for end to fire at Texas chemical facility  ABC NewsLow Water Pressure Causes Chemical Plant Fire Near Houston To Intensify  CBS Dallas / Fort WorthDeer Park Fire: 4 tanks still burning as smoke lifts from ITC for 3rd day | abc7chicago.com  WLS-TVView full coverage on Google News Read more [...]

Chemical Safety Board joins investigation to find cause of ITC facility fire in Deer Park – KTRK-TV

Chemical Safety Board joins investigation to find cause of ITC facility fire in Deer Park  KTRK-TV

The danger of another leak exists until all the chemical inside is gone.

Texans Worry About Chemical Plant Fire Despite Assurances – JEMS.com

Texans Worry About Chemical Plant Fire Despite Assurances  JEMS.comHow it happened: A timeline of the Deer Park chemical fire  KPRC Click2HoustonResidents fret about chemical plant fire, despite assurances  WTNH.comDeer Park, Galena Park lift shelter-in-place after detecting lower benzene levels  ChronView full coverage on Google News Read more [...]

Explosion at China Chemical Plant Kills 47; Employees Detained – The New York Times

Explosion at China Chemical Plant Kills 47; Employees Detained  The New York Times

HONG KONG — The police on Friday detained personnel from a chemical plant in eastern China after an explosion killed at least 47 people, setting off an …

Deer Park Fire: 4 tanks still burning as smoke lifts from ITC for 3rd day | abc7chicago.com – WLS-TV

Deer Park Fire: 4 tanks still burning as smoke lifts from ITC for 3rd day | abc7chicago.com  WLS-TVFlare-ups continue at Deer Park plant as emergency crews prepare for cleanup  ChronResidents fret about chemical plant fire, despite assurances  Washington PostPlant fire intensifies after drop in water pressure  ABC NewsLow Water Pressure Causes Chemical Plant Fire Near Houston To Intensify  CBS Dallas / Fort WorthView full coverage on Google News Read more [...]

Deer Park Fire: 4 tanks still burning as smoke lifts from ITC for 3rd day – WLS-TV

Deer Park Fire: 4 tanks still burning as smoke lifts from ITC for 3rd day  WLS-TVFlare-ups continue at Deer Park plant as emergency crews prepare for cleanup  ChronResidents fret about chemical plant fire, despite assurances  Washington PostPlant fire intensifies after drop in water pressure  ABC NewsLow Water Pressure Causes Chemical Plant Fire Near Houston To Intensify  CBS Dallas / Fort WorthView full coverage on Google News Read more [...]

Even though a massive fire at a Texas chemical plant is out, residents can't leave their homes – WXYZ

Even though a massive fire at a Texas chemical plant is out, residents can't leave their homes  WXYZHow it happened: A timeline of the Deer Park chemical fire  KPRC Click2HoustonDeer Park, Galena Park lift shelter-in-place after detecting lower benzene levels  ChronDeer Park fire: Residents must shelter in place Thursday, Texas officials say  CNNView full coverage on Google News Read more [...]

Video: Fire at chemical plant near Houston is extinquished – Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Video: Fire at chemical plant near Houston is extinquished  Fort Worth Star-Telegram

A fire at a chemical plant near Houston was extinguished on March 20 after burning for three days, the Deer Park Emergency Services said. The fire caused a …

Explosion at Chinese chemical plant kills 47, injures 640 – Reuters

Explosion at Chinese chemical plant kills 47, injures 640  Reuters

An explosion at a pesticide plant in eastern China has killed 47 people and injured more than 600, state media said on Friday, the latest casualties in a series of …

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 …

Deer Park Fire: 4 tanks still burning as smoke lifts from ITC for 3rd day | abc13.com – KTRK-TV

Deer Park Fire: 4 tanks still burning as smoke lifts from ITC for 3rd day | abc13.com  KTRK-TVFlare-ups continue at Deer Park plant as emergency crews prepare for cleanup  ChronPlant fire intensifies after drop in water pressure  ABC NewsLow Water Pressure Causes Chemical Plant Fire Near Houston To Intensify  CBS Dallas / Fort WorthView full coverage on Google News Read more [...]

People Near Burned Texas Chemical Plant Told to Stay Indoors – U.S. News & World Report

People Near Burned Texas Chemical Plant Told to Stay Indoors  U.S. News & World ReportDeer Park lifts shelter-in-place after detecting lower benzene levels  ChronDeer Park, Texas, chemicals facility fire: Shelter-in-place order lifted over Deer Park, Texas, benzene levels  CBS NewsAfter Houston Fire, Danger Grows as Benzene Clouds Shut Suburb  BloombergResidents must stay inside after Texas chemical fire put out  KEYTView full coverage on Google Read more [...]

Deer Park TX Chemical Plant Tank Fires Extinguished Overnight Firefighters – Firehouse.com

Deer Park TX Chemical Plant Tank Fires Extinguished Overnight Firefighters  Firehouse.comFlare-ups continue at Deer Park plant as emergency crews prepare for cleanup  ChronPlant fire intensifies after drop in water pressure  ABC NewsLow Water Pressure Causes Chemical Plant Fire Near Houston To Intensify  CBS Dallas / Fort WorthView full coverage on Google News Read more [...]

Shelter-in-place alert issued for Deer Park after elevated benzene levels detected – Chron

Shelter-in-place alert issued for Deer Park after elevated benzene levels detected  Chron

Emergency crews are still working to find the source of the elevated benzene levels at the Intercontinental Terminals Co. facility in Deer Park, Harris County …

Deer Park Fire: 4 tanks still burning as smoke lifts from ITC for 3rd day – KTRK-TV

Deer Park Fire: 4 tanks still burning as smoke lifts from ITC for 3rd day  KTRK-TVFlare-ups continue at Deer Park plant as emergency crews prepare for cleanup  ChronPlant fire intensifies after drop in water pressure  ABC NewsLow Water Pressure Causes Chemical Plant Fire Near Houston To Intensify  CBS Dallas / Fort WorthDeer Park TX Chemical Plant Tank Fires Extinguished Overnight Firefighters  Firehouse.comView full coverage on Google News Read more [...]

WATCH LIVE: Chemical tanks in La Porte continue to burn; schools to re-open Tuesday – KHOU.com

WATCH LIVE: Chemical tanks in La Porte continue to burn; schools to re-open Tuesday  KHOU.com

DEER PARK, Texas — A large fire at Intercontinental Terminals Company in the Deer Park and La Porte area continues to burn and may not be out until …

Fire contained at Exxon's Baytown facility – Chron

Fire contained at Exxon’s Baytown facility  Chron

UPDATE: Eight tanks now on fire at Deer Park plant. A fire that broke out Saturday afternoon at Exxon Mobil’s Baytown refinery has been contained by …

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.

Officials provide updates after Texas chemical plant fire – KEYE TV CBS Austin

Officials provide updates after Texas chemical plant fire  KEYE TV CBS Austin

Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo will be holding a news conference at Houston TranStar to provide an update regarding air quality near the chemical plant fire.

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 …

6 dead after explosion at Chinese pesticide plant – South China Morning Post

6 dead after explosion at Chinese pesticide plant  South China Morning Post

Magnitude 3 earthquake detected after blast at Chenjiagang Tianjiayi chemical plant damages residential buildings, school and dozens of vehicles.

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 …

Flare-ups continue at Deer Park plant as emergency crews prepare for cleanup – Chron

Flare-ups continue at Deer Park plant as emergency crews prepare for cleanup  ChronDeer Park Fire: 4 tanks still burning as smoke lifts from ITC for 3rd day  KTRK-TVLow Water Pressure Causes Chemical Plant Fire Near Houston To Intensify  CBS Dallas / Fort WorthDeer Park TX Chemical Plant Tank Fires Extinguished Overnight Firefighters  Firehouse.comNo timetable for end to fire at Texas chemical facility  ABC NewsView full coverage on Google News Read more [...]

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 …

Deer Park TX Chemical Plant Fire Smoke Plume Timeline Firefighters – Firehouse.com

Deer Park TX Chemical Plant Fire Smoke Plume Timeline Firefighters  Firehouse.com

Fire officials are now uncertain about how long a chemical plant fire in Deer Park will continue after the blaze at the facility worsened overnight.

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.

Deer Park tells city to shelter in place as plant catches fire – Chron

Deer Park tells city to shelter in place as plant catches fire  Chron

Deer Park officials are warning residents to shelter in place as the city declares a fire at a petrochemicals terminal an emergency. “City of Deer Park issuing …

LIVE STREAM: Shelter-in-Place expanded in midst of 'uncontrolled' tank fire, City of Deer Park says – KPRC Click2Houston

LIVE STREAM: Shelter-in-Place expanded in midst of ‘uncontrolled’ tank fire, City of Deer Park says  KPRC Click2Houston

DEER PARK, Texas – One day after the Exxon plant fire in Baytown, another facility in the area caught fire. A tank fire at Intercontinental Tank Company Deer …

Fire contained at Exxon's Baytown facility – Houston Chronicle

Fire contained at Exxon’s Baytown facility  Houston Chronicle

A fire broke out Saturday afternoon at Exxon Mobil’s Baytown facility and was later contained. No injuries were reported.