Tag Archives: Mercury spill

Hazmat team moves fast to save dad and daughter from mercury spill

HMN- Mercury spill  making the news again,  this time from a broken thermometer which exposed a young child and her father to the heavy metal.   News according to  The Star.com  Kuching, Malaysia : A hazardous materials (Hazmat) emergency response team reacted swiftly to contain a mercury spill at a home here that had put a man and his young ...

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Hazmat Crews Clean Up Mercury Spill in Ca.

HMN- Mercury found in public leads to hazardous materials clean up according to Patch.Com CONTRA COSTA COUNTY, CA — Hazardous materials crews have finished cleaning up a mercury spill that was discovered Monday morning on a street in Antioch, officials with Contra Costa County Health Services said Friday. Crews found liquid mercury in seven places in the 2200 block of ...

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Mercury found in Indiana home Hazmat called In

HMN- Albany, Indiana. A HVAC technician located a one pound vile of liquid Mercury in a residential dwelling. Originally, 911 was called by the workers and emergency management was dispatched along with the Delaware County Hazardous Materials Team. The Albany Volunteer Fire Department was also called as units responded to their first due area. Hazmat technicians recovered the Mercury and ...

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HAZMAT responds to Oklahoma high school for Mercury spill

HMN-Teams respond to a reported mercury spill at an Oklahoma high school this afternoon.  NewsOn6 provided details. The Sapulpa Fire Department’s hazardous materials team responded to Sapulpa High School Tuesday morning because of a mercury spill. Sapulpa Police Major Mike Reed said the mercury was spilled in one of the science labs, and the lab was cordoned off. School officials ...

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