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Trump Is Not Responsible for the Death of a Man Who Swallowed Fish Tank Cleaner

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Trump Is Not Responsible for the Death of a Man Who Swallowed Fish Tank Cleaner (Reason) An Arizona man died after swallowing a chemical used in fish tank cleaners, and many in the media know just who to blame: President Donald Trump. The man and his wife both ingested chloroquine phosphate, reportedly believing it to be a miracle cure for ...

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Hazmat Responds To Smell, Gas Leak At Clark Chipotle

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(Patch) Hazmat Responds To Smell, Gas Leak At Clark Chipotle CLARK, NJ — Clark emergency officials and Union County Hazmat went to the Chipotle in Clark Commons for a reported harmful smell. Clark Firefighters arrived with police and EMS to the Chipotle at 1255 Raritan Rd. at around 10:40 a.m. where several people said they were overcome by a smell, ...

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Fuel Tanker Tips Over Causing A Huge Fire On Butler Avenue Monday Night In Flagstaff

Fuel Tanker Tips Over Causing A Huge Fire On Butler Avenue Monday Night In Flagstaff (AZ Family) FLAGSTAFF, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) — A tanker truck crashed near Interstate 40 in Flagstaff Monday night causing a massive fire. The crash happened at around 8 p.m. on Butler Avenue under the I-40 bridge, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. The crash ...

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Fire Kills Five People at Petronas-Aramco Oil Refinery in Malaysia

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  Fire Kills Five People at Petronas-Aramco Oil Refinery in Malaysia (Insurance Journal) Fire Kills Five People at Petronas-Aramco Oil Refinery in Malaysia A fire killed five people at an oil refining complex in southern Malaysia owned by Petronas and Saudi Aramco, forcing the closure of the facility that was set to begin full commercial operations this year. It was ...

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Does Hand Sanitizer Ever Expire? Here’s What Doctors Want You To Know

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(Women’s Health) Does Hand Sanitizer Ever Expire? Here’s What Doctors Want You To Know Hand sanitizer is a bit like chapstick or lip gloss. If you’re a germaphobe like me, you probably have a mini bottle tucked in a pocket of every purse, gym bag, and backpack in your closet. It’s always there when you need it, but if it’s ...

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Two critically injured in Delaware City refinery fire

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(Delaware Online) Two critically injured in Delaware City refinery fire A video feed from a DelDOT traffic camera captured a fire Wednesday afternoon at the Delaware City refinery. 3/11/20 Delaware News Journal Two Delaware City Refinery employees were critically injured Wednesday afternoon in a fire that sent flames and black smoke shooting into the sky above the facility. The victims were flown to ...

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Officials give Coronavirus update in Milwaukee, man wears hazmat suit at Mitchell airport

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(CBS 58) Officials give Coronavirus update in Milwaukee, man wears hazmat suit at Mitchell airport MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) — As concern over the Coronavirus continue to spread across the U.S., Milwaukee’s mayor is pushing a message of calmness. “The key word is preparation with the hope that none of this is ever going to be necessary in our community,” Mayor Tom ...

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Hazmat responds to possible mobile lab after pursuit

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(KTLA) Hazardous materials crews were responding after authorities detained the driver of a possible mobile lab in Upland, officials said. Pomona police had been chasing the driver down the 10 Freeway until the person exited at Euclid Avenue and surrendered, law enforcement sources told KTLA. After the driver was taken into custody, officials pulled away from the car and called ...

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Real time information on illness/outbreak tracking

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Real time information on illness/outbreak tracking Submitted by a HazmatNation partner; this link (CLICK HERE) allows responders to access information about illness outbreaks, not just the recent coronavirus, but all other illnesses.  While this is the free access version, this site gives enough information for fire chiefs and others to work with at no charge.  

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Just how contagious is COVID-19?

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  (Pop Sci) Scientists, medical professionals, and governments around the world are working to understand how the new respiratory disease ravaging Hubei province spreads—and how bad it could be for the rest of the world. Part of this effort is epidemiology: the study of how infections move through populations and how to control them. Epidemiology incorporates everything from geography to ...

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