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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.

PRO/EDR> Chikungunya (03): Americas, Africa, Asia

Chikungunya — Worldwide/Unknown

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.

PRO/AH/EDR> Trypanosomiasis, African – South Africa: ex Zambia, South Luangwa Natl. Park

African Trypanosomiasis — South Africa

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.

Sg Kim Kim chemical dump – The Malaysian Insight

Sg Kim Kim chemical dump  The Malaysian Insight

LAST week, chemical waste was illegally dumped into Sg Kim Kim in Pasir Gudang, Johor. Toxic fumes from the waste have…

ExxonMobil is combating a fire at their Baytown plant – KTRK-TV

ExxonMobil is combating a fire at their Baytown plant  KTRK-TV

Emergency teams are working to combat a fire at an ExxonMobil chemical plant in Baytown.

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.

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.

1200 gallons of flammable substance found in Pixley hazmat incident – KFSN-TV

1200 gallons of flammable substance found in Pixley hazmat incident  KFSN-TV

Firefighters have left the scene of a Hazmat situation in the South Valley.

EPA report: Red Dog Mine is major chemical release source – KTUU.com

EPA report: Red Dog Mine is major chemical release source  KTUU.com

A new federal report says the Red Dog Mine in northwest Alaska is a major source of chemical releases.

PRO/AH/EDR> Barmah Forest virus – Australia (02): (TS) comment

Other Human Disease — Australia

EPA report: Red Dog Mine as major chemical release source – KTUU.com

EPA report: Red Dog Mine as major chemical release source  KTUU.com

A new federal report says the Red Dog Mine in northwest Alaska is a major source of chemical releases.

PRO/AH/EDR> Yellow fever – Americas (05): Brazil, CDC advisory

Yellow Fever — Brazil

Officials: Chlorine leak response at WPAFB lasted 3 hours – WHIO

Officials: Chlorine leak response at WPAFB lasted 3 hours  WHIO

People in two Wright-Patterson Air Force Base facilities were forced to shelter in place Wednesday d.

PRO/AH/EDR> Respiratory fatal disease, equid: Burkina Faso, Niger, strangles suspected, RFI

Respiratory Illness — Burkina Faso

PRO/AH/EDR> Hantavirus – Americas (11): Argentina (CH)

Hantavirus — Argentina

PRO/AH/EDR> Arboviruses – Mediterranean Basin & Black Sea Region: West Nile, CCHF surveillance

West Nile Virus, Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever — Serbia

Crews respond to chlorine leak at WPAFB water plant – WHIO

Crews respond to chlorine leak at WPAFB water plant  WHIO

People in two Wright-Patterson Air Force Base facilities were forced to shelter in place Wednesday d.

Crews respond to chlorine leak at WPAFB water plant – Dayton Daily News

Crews respond to chlorine leak at WPAFB water plant  Dayton Daily News

People in two Wright-Patterson Air Force Base facilities were forced to shelter in place Wednesday d…

PRO/AH> Equine rhinopneumonitis – Sweden: (ST, UP) Norway, EHV-1, horse

Equine Herpes Virus — Sweden

PRO/AH> Equine rhinopneumonitis – Germany (02): (BY) EHV-1, horse, spread

Equine Herpes Virus — Germany

Indiana Firefighters Rescue Man Pinned under Car – Journal of Emergency Medical Services – JEMS.com

Indiana Firefighters Rescue Man Pinned under Car – Journal of Emergency Medical Services  JEMS.com

Wayne Township firefighters use spreaders to free pinned man.

PRO/EDR> Chikungunya (02): Americas, Africa, Asia

Chikungunya — Mexico

Regionwide emergency alert system ready to launch – TheRecord.com

Regionwide emergency alert system ready to launch  TheRecord.com

A regionwide emergency notification system is launching on Friday.

Crash, spill partially closes inbound River Road, HazMat on scene – WXIX

Crash, spill partially closes inbound River Road, HazMat on scene  WXIX

One person was taken to a hospital with minor injuries.

PRO/AH/EDR> Undiagnosed poisoning – France: chewing gum susp., RFI, correction, Tunisia

Poisoning — France

Cleanup crews on scene of train diesel fuel spill in Sioux City – KTIV

Cleanup crews on scene of train diesel fuel spill in Sioux City  KTIV

Authorities say the leaked was caused by a gearbox that was lost.

HAZMAT training focuses on ammonia and chlorine in Rochester – KIMT 3

HAZMAT training focuses on ammonia and chlorine in Rochester  KIMT 3

The Rochester Fire Department says the two chemical are found all around the area.

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.

PRO/AH/EDR> Anthrax – Australia (04): (QL) cattle, NOT, prussic acid (HCN) & nitrates conf.

Anthrax — Australia

Tractor-trailer overturns on Route 116 in North Salem – The Journal News | LoHud.com

Tractor-trailer overturns on Route 116 in North Salem  The Journal News | LoHud.com

The rollover crash occurred around 8:15 a.m. on Titicus Road.

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.

PRO/AH/EDR> Rift Valley fever – Eastern Africa: Kenya

Rift Valley Fever — Kenya

Lab evacuation in Winston-Salem prompted by hazmat spill – Winston-Salem Journal

Lab evacuation in Winston-Salem prompted by hazmat spill  Winston-Salem Journal

A lab at Bowman Gray Technical Center off University Parkway was temporarily evacuated Tuesday morning.

PRO/EDR> Vibriosis – USA: climate change

Vibrio, noncholera — United States

Winston-Salem fire responds to Hazmat situation at lab – Winston-Salem Journal

Winston-Salem fire responds to Hazmat situation at lab  Winston-Salem Journal

A lab at Bowman Gray Technical Center off University Parkway was temporarily evacuated Tuesday morning.

PRO/AH/EDR> Avian influenza, human (04): Viet Nam, pneumonia cases susp., RFI

Pneumonia — Vietnam

PRO/EDR> West Nile virus (02): Europe, ECDC update, Italy Usutu detection

West Nile Virus — Worldwide/Unknown

Fire leads to hazmat alert at El Cajon plant – 10News

Fire leads to hazmat alert at El Cajon plant  10News

A fire at a metal plant led to a hazardous materials emergency Thursday near Gillespie Field in El Cajon.