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22 dead in blast outside northern China chemical plant

AP   An explosion outside a chemical plant in northeastern China early Wednesday killed at least 22 people and destroyed scores of vehicles, in the latest challenge to efforts to boost industrial safety in the world’s second-largest economy. The blast occurred just after midnight at a loading area next to the plant operated by the Hebei Shenghua Chemical Industry Co. ...

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Two dead after vehicle crashes into chlorine tank

Chlorine

HMN-WLOX reports that two people are dead following a vehicle accident that ended with a ruptured chlorine tank.  Officials say that the car was stolen just before the incident that released a toxic cloud of chlorine.   HARRISON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) – Officials now say a car involved in a fatal crash late Saturday night was stolen just before it ...

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