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HAZMAT teams across Australia respond to suspicious packages at multiple consulates

RT.com Emergency services in Australia are responding to reports of suspicious packages that have been discovered at several embassies and consulates in Melbourne and Canberra. While authorities have yet to name the specific targets, the United States and British diplomatic offices are among a list of the diplomatic missions in Melbourne that were evacuated after reports of the suspicious packages ...

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Liquid ammonia spill leads to evacuation of 700 employees


  HMN-A liquid Ammonia leak leads to the evacuation of a beef export facility in Queensland. The Chornicle reports that the source has been identified however production was stopped for around four hours after the initial leak. UPDATE 4.50PM: About 700 workers were evacuated from Oakey Beef Exports about 6.30am today after a liquid ammonia leak at the facility. Queensland ...

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Napier Street blocked off for hazmat incident – Australia

Source: Bendigo Advertiser UPDATE 9.10pm: Police have reopened Napier Street after the hazardous material incident. Fire crews left the scene about 9pm after the situation was brought under control by police, who focused their attention on a unit between Buller Street and Weeroona Avenue. Police are also preparing to leave the scene. EARLIER: Police have blocked off Napier Street at Weeroona Avenue and Nolan ...

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