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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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Chlorine plant fire produces dangerous fumes, closes Pulaski Skyway

      News12   A fire at a Chlorine plant in Hudson County is producing dangerous fumes and forced the closure of the Pulaski Skyway. The fire started around 10 p.m. Friday at the Alden Leeds Corporation plant on Jacobus Avenue. Thick smoke could be seen for miles. Due to the chemicals burning in the fire, officials in northern New ...

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Evacuation order issued for those living within a half mile radius of zinc plant fire in Mooresboro

  Fox Carolina 21      MOORESBORO, NC (FOX Carolina) – Early Monday morning officials issued an evacuation warning for residents within a half mile radius of the American Zinc Products Plant in Mooresboro. Deputies with the sheriff’s office are going door to door to get citizens evacuated after a fire at the plant has become hazardous, releasing sulfuric acid into ...

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Fire reignites at ITC facility in Deer Park

  ABC13     DEER PARK, Texas (KTRK) — A black plume of smoke is rising from the Intercontinental Terminal Company once again after a fire reignited Friday at the Deer Park tank farm. Reporter Stefania Okolie said it appears at least two tanks may be on fire at the site. Earlier Friday, ITC issued a shelter-in-place for its industrial neighbors and ...

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China chemical plant explosion kills six in Yancheng

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Deer Park Fire – Classes canceled due to ‘unfavorable air quality’ EPA and National Guard on scene

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Plume modeling forecast shows smoke will shift over north, northwest Houston this afternoon

  12newsnow.com    HOUSTON — Tuesday is day three of the tank farm fire at Intercontinental Terminals Company southeast of Houston. Overnight there was a setback in containing the fire due to a drop in water pressure, the company says. The fire grew more intense, continuing to send a big black plume of smoke into the sky. The state and county ...

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Industrial Fire Familiarization: The Aggressive Industrial Engine Company

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Valve malfunction leads to fire in Pasadena, TX

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Chemical leaks into Compton drains after industrial fire

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Sign up for the Hazmatnation mailing list! HMN-Los Angeles County, and Long Beach fire crews battled an industrial fire in Compton that lead to 25 gallons of unknown chemicals into nearby storm drains.  Firefighters were decontaminated on site as a precaution. (Press Telegram) COMPTON — County firefighters knocked down an industrial fire Sunday in Compton that leaked about 25 gallons ...

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