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22 hospitalized in ammonia leak at Gadsden Chicken Processing Facility, MCI Event

AL.com Officials say 22 people were hospitalized due to an ammonia leak at Koch Foods in Gadsden Friday night.   At 4:23 p.m., the Gadsden/Etowah County Emergency Management Agency was notified of an anhydrous ammonia leak at Koch Foods on Paden Road in Gadsden, EMA officials said.¬†Gadsden/Etowah County Emergency Management Agency officials said 22 people have been taken to area ...

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Fire, HAZMAT response to Tyson chicken processing plant

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Sign up for the Hazmatnation mailing list! HMN-Fire crews and HAZMAT responders descended upon a Tyson chicken processing plant after a large fire contributed to an Ammonia release. The ammonia was released through the plants refrigeration lines. (WFXL) Flames and smoke erupted from the Tyson Foods chicken processing plant, in Dawson, Wednesday night. Tyson Foods Public Relations Spokesperson Worth Sparkman ...

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