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Chlorine tanker overturns releasing “several thousand gallons” of chlorine into near by reservoir

KUSI SPRING VALLEY (KUSI) – Several thousand gallons of chlorine spilled from an overturned chemical tanker trailer at a Spring Valley pool supply business Monday, creating an environmental hazard but causing no reported ill health effects on the part of anyone exposed to the toxin. The accident in the 10600 block of Jamacha Boulevard was reported about 6:45 a.m., according ...

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HAZMAT response to Disneyland; No threat found

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‘We couldn’t breathe:’ Fresno Pacific swimmers sue university over ‘toxic’ chlorine exposure

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Second fire at Kearny chemical plant in less than 2 months

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Chlorine gas released in city of Corcoran

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HAZMAT clears waste water treatment plant chlorine leak in Shadyside

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Four hospitalized after chlorine exposure

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  (Valley News Live) GRAND FORKS, N.D. Four people are ok this morning after being exposed to chlorine gas in Grand Forks. Fire officials say a homeowner poured bleach into a plugged floor drain and it reacted with a drain cleaner causing the gas. Four people in the home were taken to the hospital to be checked out. The full ...

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Chlorine spill in to Iowa resevoir

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  (AP) CUMMING, Iowa (AP) — Hazardous material crews are cleaning up after hundreds of gallons of liquid chlorine spilled into a water holding facility at Maffitt Reservoir in south-central Iowa. Television station KCCI reports that the spill Tuesday. Des Moines Fire Department hazmat crews and Northern Warren firefighters were sent around 3 p.m. Tuesday to the L.D. McMullen Water ...

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Chlorine leak in Cromwell, CT

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(NBC) A chlorine leak caused a hazmat incident at the Red Lion Hotel in Cromwell on Tuesday. The area surrounding the hotel on Berlin Road was blocked and more than 100 people were evacuated as first responders dealt with the hazmat situation. Fire officials later said a chlorine leak near the pool prompted the incident. The initial call came in ...

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New Jersey water treatment plant has chlorine leak

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NorthJersey.com A pair of leaky chlorine containers were sealed and removed from a Fair Lawn water treatment plant Saturday after an employee discovered gas in the building, according to borough police Between 150 and 300 pounds of chlorine seeped out of the cylinders before the Fair Lawn Fire Department’s hazardous materials team capped and removed them, said police Sgt. Brian Metzler. The leaks were ...

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