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HAZMAT inspects 30 gallon drum in Daly City

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Chemical suicide attempt interrupted by state troopers; Haz-Mat response after troopers exposed to unknown chemicals in vehicle

Syracuse.com     HMN-State troopers pulled a man from the front seat of his Jeep Cherokee as he was allegedly attempting suicide; by using chemicals. Check out THE GRAY AREA by Phil Ambrose on Go/No Go decision making for cases like this one. LAFAYETTE, N.Y. — A Cicero man tried to kill himself early Monday by mixing chemicals in the front ...

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Gas explosion damages commercial building, leaves mass damage

Local10     A gas explosion was reported Saturday at The Fountains shopping center in Plantation. Plantation Fire Rescue confirmed on Twitter that there are multiple patients. “A bomb just went off,” a man says in a video sent to Local 10 News. The video shows heavy damage to the LA Fitness and nearby buildings at the shopping center on South University Drive ...

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Facebook headquarters evacuated after chemical nerve agent “Sarin” detected in mail room

Fox Carolina   MENLO PARK, Calif. (AP) — A Facebook mail processing warehouse has been evacuated as Silicon Valley officials try to determine what caused a bag of mail to test positive for the nerve agent sarin. Menlo Park Fire Marshal Jon Johnston said Monday that incoming mail going through routine processing tested positive for sarin. He said authorities are ...

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Law Enforcement conducts narcotics raid; haz-mat response after agents find bulk amounts inside residence

Cherokee Tribune     Local drug agents raided a suspected heroin processing facility inside a Woodstock house on Thursday, seizing the biggest cache of the drug in the county’s history, authorities said Friday morning. According to Cherokee Sheriff’s Office spokesman Capt. Jay Baker: Agents with the Cherokee Multi-Agency Narcotics Squad discovered a “heroin processing facility” at a house off Trickum Road ...

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Industrial fire at PA Oil refinery, 2nd fire at this facility. Wide area Monitoring reports residents are ok to remain in area surrounding facility after massive fire.

  AP News     PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A fire at the largest oil refinery on the East Coast turned the early morning sky a bright orange and yellow and awakened startled residents with explosions that shook homes Friday. The fire broke out at the Philadelphia Energy Solutions Refining Complex around 4 a.m., spokeswoman Cherice Corley said. By 9 a.m., emergency ...

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Five injured at Tyson Foods after cleaning agent spill

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One dead in Merced County HAZMAT incident

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Woman dead, and six evaluated after chemical incident at Ramada London Hotel

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HAZMAT responds to special needs school after chemical smell reported

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