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The Iowa Department of natural resources say a tanker carrying ammonium thiosulfate, a liquid fertilizer, tipped over Friday morning in Odebolt.
QANTAS has always been proud of our strong presence on the ground in Brisbane. We're also a. company that is very conscious of its environmental ...

ROGERS (KFSM) - One person was hospitalized following a hazardous material spill at Pepper Source, Ltd. in Rogers on Old Wire Road Thursday morning (April 20).
The environment department on Friday revealed the preliminary test results for the waterways around the spill site, in particular Boggy Creek, which shows levels of the chemical have dropped to safe levels for recreational purposes. However, warnings ...
South-east Queensland prawn fishers already financially crushed by white spot disease are reeling after learning their catch could now be affected by last week's airport chemical spill. trawler Michael Wilkinson said he was not told for almost four ...
An Indiana utility that stopped using Lake Michigan water last week because of a U.S. steel Corp. chemical spill has resumed drawing water from the lake after no significant traces of the chemical were found. Indiana American Water says its Ogden Dunes ...

Barely two weeks after the I-85 fire and bridge collapse, a chemical spill in the wee hours of Monday blocked both sides of the Downtown Connector for hours.
Drivers Face Charges After Crash Causes chemical spill. police say drivers of a tractor-trailer and SUV are facing charges involving a crash that caused a chemical spill on a downtown connector in Atlanta. | April 18, 2017, at 9:21 a.m.. MORE.
A federal agency said it will help investigate a chemical spill caused by a tractor-trailer wreck on the Downtown Connector.
Three beaches within the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore that were closed last week after U.S. steel spilled a cancer-causing chemical into Burns Waterway reopened Monday afternoon. The beach in Ogden Dunes remains closed, according to the town's ...
A hazardous materials crew from Storey County, Nev., is working on a reported chemical spill Monday afternoon at the Tesla Inc. TSLA, +1.02% battery factory outside Reno, according to a local TV station.
The spill was from an accident involving an SUV and a tractor trailer carrying the hazardous chemical Benzoyl Chloride.
Emergency workers were investigating a hazardous material spill at Tesla's Gigafactory battery plant in Nevada on Monday, but there were no significant injuries and no threat to the public, authorities said.
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A spill last week at a U.S. steel site in Northwest Indiana released an unknown amount of a potentially carcinogenic chemical into a Lake Michigan tributary, prompting the closure of three beaches at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. Following the ...
A demonstration last May in Hanoi after a chemical spill at a Formosa Ha Tinh steel corporation plant. The spill devastated fishing communities along Vietnam's central coast.
PORTAGE, Ind. - Water samples from Lake Michigan and one of its tributaries show no significant discharge of a potentially carcinogenic chemical from a U.S. steel Corp. wastewater spill in northern Indiana, the Environmental Protection Agency said Friday.

The chemical spill from the U.S. steel facility in Portage caused beaches in and around Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore to close and left officials scrambling to determine the extent of damage caused to the local environment.
In a decision released in March 2017, Huang v Fraser Hillary's Limited ("Huang"), the Ontario Superior Court of Justice used section 99(2) of the Ontario Environmental Protection Act ("EPA") to anchor liability and award the plaintiff $1,632,500 in ...
CHARLESTON (AP) - A chemical manufacturer is suing a county commission over an ordinance that it says is an illegal attempt to recover money more than three years after a spill that contaminated the drinking water supply in nine West Virginia counties.
Any chemical spill so close to Lake Michigan is cause for great concern. As we've seen with BP and Flint before, we must ensure clean water for everyone.
(AP) Federal investigators say mistakes by a delivery driver and an employee of a northeast Kansas distilling plant led to the mixing of incompatible chemicals, causing a noxious cloud to spread over Atchison last year. The U.S. Chemical Safety Board ...
The chemical spill from the U.S. steel facility in Portage caused beaches in and around the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore to close and left officials scrambling to determine the extent of damage caused to the local environment.
Several beaches at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore were closed Tuesday after a toxic chemical called hexavalent chromium spilled into the Burns Waterway.
The budget also eliminates the U.S. chemical Safety Board, which investigates explosions, chemical spills and other industrial chemical accidents. The agency publishes a list of these investigations and provides safety recommendations to the government ...
This research is a step forward for helping chemists design new chemicals that may lead the way in finding solutions to environmental issues such as oil spills, Fox said. Fox said they were interested in the 3-D structure of this Toluene-oxidizing ...
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PORTAGE - A chemical spill into Burns Waterway within 100 yards of Lake Michigan originated from U.S. steel in Portage and has caused the closure of two beach areas at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, according to the U.S.
U.S. steel reported Tuesday morning that their Portage, Ind., facility discharged wastewater containing chemicals into a canal located within 100 yards of Lake Michigan, according to the EPA.
Due to the ongoing situation caused by a chemical spill containing hexavalent chromium (also known as chromium-6) reported by the USS Midwest Plant into the Burns Waterway, the Ogden Dunes Town Council has ordered the Ogden Dunes Town Beach ...
An environmental crew is working with a towing company to upright a tanker carrying a volatile chemical after it rolled in north Silsbee Monday.
UPDATE: A chemical spill on the University of Arizona campus has been contained and all roads have been reopened. The scene was ... The Tucson Fire Department Hazardous Materials team was dispatched to an academic support building at about 8:45 a.m. in ...
Tucson - Tucson police are investigating a collision that left one person dead. 6th Ave. is currently shutdown from Illinois to Irvington, according to TPD spokesperson Sgt.
Tucson, AZ (Tucson News Now) -. A chemical spill caused a building evacuation and the closure of a street on the University of Arizona campus, near McKale Center, on Monday, April 10.
Anyone who notices further effects of the spill are encouraged to the call the department at (844) 332-3267. Homeowners are encouraged to routinely inspect home heating oil tanks and the agency provides homeowners checklists and other information to ...
An employee poses with what he says are contaminated decomposed shrimps at a frozen food storage facility in Vietnam's central Ha Tinh province April 1, 2017.
Municipalities along Highway 401 in eastern Ontario are calling on the province to update its road safety rules in the wake of a massive pileup last month that left a truck driver dead and caused a dangerous chemical spill. The pileup between ...
MIDWEST CITY, Okla. - Emergency crews were forced to evacuate some workers at Tinker Air Force Base on Friday morning. Shortly before 11 a.m.
It became clear that the factory, a large shed in the middle of farmland, was manufacturing toxic chemicals and that a leak of one of these, fluoroacetamide, led to Britain's first documented livestock mass poisoning.
Emergency services were called to a chemical spillage onboard the P&O ferry Pride of Rotterdam during the early hours of Thursday.
Two months later, Taiwan-owned Formosa plastics Group acknowledged it was responsible for the release of the chemicals from its massive steel plant located at the deep-water port in Ha Tinh province's Ky Anh district.
Recent events in our community, like the Ann Arbor area's 1,4-dioxane plume, have increased residents' awareness of - and concern about - the chemicals companies use. While many state and federal regulations may exist that govern chemical storage and ...
HARRINGTON - Troopers are investigating a three-vehicle crash east of Harrington that sent two people to an area hospital. The incident occurred around 9:21 a.m.
CONCORD (CBS SF) - firefighters and hazardous materials crews were at the scene of a chemical spill inside a medical facility in Concord Wednesday afternoon, according to a fire captain.
A dangerous chemical spilled from a package at a Brockton shipping facility late Monday night, drawing a hazardous materials team into an hours-long containment and cleanup operation.
Johannesburg - The strong stench of chlorine still hung in the air hours after an early morning chemical leak on Monday at a hazardous waste treatment facility in Germiston that left more than 100 workers hospitalised.
A container of nitric acid spilled in a trailer on the property of the United Parcel Service shipping facility located east of Route 28 near the West Bridgewater border.
A chemical leak at a natural gas facility that had long been owned by San Diego-based Sempra Energy has been found to have contributed to the troubled health of residents in a poor Alabama community.
A chemical leak at Interwaste Environmental Solutions, in Power Street Germiston, left numerous people injured on Monday morning.
In this Aug. 12, 2015 photo, mine wastewater flows through a series of retention ponds built to contain and filter out heavy metals and chemicals from the Gold King Mine chemical accident in the spillway about 1/4 mile downstream from the mine, outside ...






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