Tag Archives: Hydrogen

Liquid hydrogen leaks after truck hits pole in parking lot

HMN-Fire crews respond to a liquid hydrogen leak after a truck runs in a pole in a store parking lot. USNews reports that the store was evacuated as a precaution. NIAGARA, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say hazardous materials crews remain at the scene of an accident where a tanker truck started leaking liquid hydrogen after hitting a pole in a western ...

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Hydrogen leak in Mass. Biosynthesis lab


HMN-NECN reports that a faulty storage tank is to blame for a hydrogen leak in a Massachusetts lab. Authorities say that a hazmat situation in the building that houses the popular Waypoint restaurant is under control. The building at 1030 Massachusetts Ave., along with several others in the area, were evacuated after a hydrogen tank leak was identified on the ...

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Australian HAZMAT crews respond to refinery naptha leak

HMN-Crews responded to the Altona Mobil refinery to monitor and help disperse naptha/hydrogen vapors.  The MFB was immediately called to assist refinery crews with the leak. The Star Weekly shared more information. This event is another example of municipal responders being called to aid industrial sites, make sure your team is prepared. Mobil says it will conduct a thorough investigation ...

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Hydrogen explosion kills one at Albanian refinery

HMN-Reuters has reported that one person was killed, and atleast seven others have been wounded in an Albanian refinery explosion.  A malfunctioning hydrogen valve is believed to be the culprit. This comes only 2  months after a 52 million dollar refinery revamp. TIRANA, Nov 11 (Reuters) – An explosion at an Albanian-U.S.-owned refinery in the southern area of Ballsh overnight killed ...

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