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Ottawa firefighters, HAZMAT team resolve chemical release at business – MyWebTimes.com

Ottawa firefighters, HAZMAT team resolve chemical release at business  MyWebTimes.com

No one was injured following a chemical release at an Ottawa business Thursday.

PRO/AH/EDR> Ebola update (66): Congo DR (NK, IT) Case Update, Goma, media advisory

Ebola — DR Congo

PRO/AH/EDR> Ebola update (65): Congo DR (NK, IT) case update, summaries, opinion

Ebola — DR Congo

PRO/EDR> Dengue/DHF update (16): Asia, Pacific, Europe, Africa, Australia

Dengue — Australia

Chemical leak at electronics factory in Muar – Free Malaysia Today

Chemical leak at electronics factory in Muar  Free Malaysia Today

Fire & Rescue team takes action after three barrels containing sodium fluoride found to be leaking.

Northern Tier recovers nearly 13 tons of hazardous materials – The Wellsboro Gazette

Northern Tier recovers nearly 13 tons of hazardous materials  The Wellsboro Gazette

The Northern Tier Solid Waste Authority completed another successful household hazardous waste collection.

PRO/AH/EDR> Japanese encephalitis & other – India (15): (AS, BR)

Japanese Encephalitis — India

Teen concocting smoke bomb prompts hazardous materials incident, police say – WCVB Boston

Teen concocting smoke bomb prompts hazardous materials incident, police say  WCVB Boston

Crews were called to a Concord home Tuesday night for a hazardous materials incident.

PRO/AH/EDR> Trypanosomiasis, African – Zambia: South Luangwa National Park

Trypanosomiasis — Zambia

All of southbound I-25 back open in Colorado Springs after hazmat spill – KKTV 11 News

All of southbound I-25 back open in Colorado Springs after hazmat spill  KKTV 11 News

A hazmat incident closed southbound I-25 in Colorado Springs on Wednesday.

Part of southbound I-25 back open in Colorado Springs after hazmat spill – KKTV 11 News

Part of southbound I-25 back open in Colorado Springs after hazmat spill  KKTV 11 News

A hazmat incident closed southbound I-25 in Colorado Springs on Wednesday.

BREAKING: Part of southbound I-25 back open in Colorado Springs after hazmat spill – KKTV 11 News

BREAKING: Part of southbound I-25 back open in Colorado Springs after hazmat spill  KKTV 11 News

A hazmat incident closed southbound I-25 in Colorado Springs on Wednesday.

Chesterfield fire responds to chlorine gas leak – WWBT NBC12 News

Chesterfield fire responds to chlorine gas leak  WWBT NBC12 News

The incident was reported Tuesday afternoon in the 1800 block of Touchstone Road at Church and Dwight Co. Inc.

Hazmat situation: Why did it take so long to clean up? – WBRC

Hazmat situation: Why did it take so long to clean up?  WBRC

The normal Friday afternoon congestion on I-65 was welcomed, compared to what commuters were dealing with just 24 hours earlier.

Chesterfield fire responds to 'active chemical leak' – WWBT NBC12 News

Chesterfield fire responds to ‘active chemical leak’  WWBT NBC12 News

The incident was reported Tuesday afternoon in the 1800 block of Touchstone Road at Church and Dwight Co. Inc.

United Utilities chemical leak killed fish in Bolton river – BBC News

United Utilities chemical leak killed fish in Bolton river  BBC News

A water company agrees to spend £600000 on river improvements after a spill from a treatment plant.

PRO/ALL> New in IJID (07): July 2019

Tularemia — China

Hazmat situation: Why did it take so long to cleanup? – WBRC

Hazmat situation: Why did it take so long to cleanup?  WBRC

The normal Friday afternoon congestion on I-65 was welcomed, compared to what commuters were dealing with just 24 hours earlier.

PRO/AH/EDR> Canine influenza – USA (02): (OR) shelter dogs

Canine Influenza — United States

PRO/AH/EDR> Rabbit hemorrhagic disease – Canada (02): (BC) pet rabbit deaths

Other Animal Disease — Canada

PRO/AH/EDR> Trypanosomiasis, African – Malawi: (Nkhotakota Wildlife Reserve)

African Trypanosomiasis — South Africa

Train carrying hazardous materials derailed east of Wells, closing I-80 in both directions – Reno Gazette Journal

Train carrying hazardous materials derailed east of Wells, closing I-80 in both directions  Reno Gazette Journal

People are being urged to avoid the area at this time.

Chemical leak reported at a manufacturing facility in NW Houston – Houston Chronicle

Chemical leak reported at a manufacturing facility in NW Houston  Houston Chronicle

The leak produced a large vapor cloud in the air, but authorities said it is no danger to the public.

Mohrsville Road could be closed for weeks due to hazmat cleanup – WFMZ Allentown

Mohrsville Road could be closed for weeks due to hazmat cleanup  WFMZ Allentown

Mohrsville Road in Perry Township could be shut down for up to four weeks due to last week’s chemical spill.

PRO/EDR> Ebola update (56): Congo DR (NK,IT) updates, no PHEIC, Merck vaccine, Africa CDC

Ebola — DR Congo

Chemical spill cleanup continues as EPA, DEP monitor work – 69News WFMZ-TV

Chemical spill cleanup continues as EPA, DEP monitor work  69News WFMZ-TV

Cleanup crews will have their hands full for weeks following a chemical spill at a plant in Berks County.

Spill draws hazardous material personnel to St. Paul Park sanitation company – Star Tribune

Spill draws hazardous material personnel to St. Paul Park sanitation company  Star Tribune

Numerous Department vehicles and at least one ambulance is on the scene.

Fire breaks out at Bulk Chemical following hazmat situation – WPVI-TV

Fire breaks out at Bulk Chemical following hazmat situation  WPVI-TV

More than two dozen people have been evacuated from their homes in Perry Township, Berks County due to a hazmat situation.

Evacuations lifted after acid leak at Berks chemical plant – 69News WFMZ-TV

Evacuations lifted after acid leak at Berks chemical plant  69News WFMZ-TV

Fire officials said hazmat crews recovered about 2000 gallons of nitric acid leaking from a chemical facility.

Hazmat incident at Berks chemical plant prompts evacuations – 69News WFMZ-TV

Hazmat incident at Berks chemical plant prompts evacuations  69News WFMZ-TV

A hazmat incident forced the evacuation of people living near a chemical facility in Berks County.

Hazmat incident at chemical facility prompts evacuations in Berks – 69News WFMZ-TV

Hazmat incident at chemical facility prompts evacuations in Berks  69News WFMZ-TV

Crews first responded around 7:30 p.m., and residents were told to evacuate several hours later.

PRO/EDR> Dengue/DHF update (14): Asia, Pacific, Africa, Australia

Dengue — Worldwide/Unknown

PRO/AH/EDR> Foodborne illness – Uganda (02): fatal, cereal susp.

Foodborne Illness — Uganda

Officials expect 12 to 15 hour cleanup after train derailment in Montgomery County – WSLS 10

Officials expect 12 to 15 hour cleanup after train derailment in Montgomery County  WSLS 10

Emergency crews are responding to a train derailment in Montgomery County on Friday morning.

PRO/AH/EDR> Hantavirus – Americas (24): USA (NM) corr.

Hantavirus — United States

Midvale school evacuated due to chemical leak; students and staff safe – KSL.com

Midvale school evacuated due to chemical leak; students and staff safe  KSL.com

A chemical leak at a Midvale school has prompted evacuations, authorities said.

Japan consults on framework to review PRTR law – Chemical Watch

Japan consults on framework to review PRTR law  Chemical Watch

Proposals see shift in approach to assessing chemical exposure.

Chemical spill prompts warning to Fairgrounds area – FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Chemical spill prompts warning to Fairgrounds area  FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Emergency crews are on the scene of a hazardous materials spill at a warehouse east of Tampa.

Elementary students dismissed after chemical leak – WCVB Boston

Elementary students dismissed after chemical leak  WCVB Boston

Students at a Wellesley elementary school were sent home early Friday after a chemical leak, according to Wellesley Fire.

Road reopened following chemical spill in Moncks Corner – Live 5 News WCSC

Road reopened following chemical spill in Moncks Corner  Live 5 News WCSC

Highway 52 Bypass in Moncks Corner has reopened after a chemical spill on Tuesday.