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Michigan School Evacuated After Chemistry Explosion

A potassium nitrate and sugar mixture exploded.

Posted Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Cyanide Suicide Prompts Response Review By First Responders

Two civilians, three police officers and four firefighters were taken to the hospital.

Posted Thursday, March 3, 2011

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HazMat Crews Respond To Washington Tank Car Derailment

Tankers contained 15,000 gallons of lye.

Posted Monday, February 28, 2011

Chemical Train Derails Near Ohio Town

Tank cars were carrying ethanol.

Posted Monday, February 7, 2011

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SC College Evacuated After Experiment Goes Wrong

Gas could be toxic if inhaled.

Posted Friday, February 4, 2011

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Pennsylvania EMS Crew Recalls Mysterious Hazmat Exposure

Tests run on clothing and blanket came back negative for chemicals.

Posted Thursday, January 20, 2011

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Penn. EMS Crew Exposed In HazMat Call

EMTs became sick while treating man for chemical burns.

Posted Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Tank Car Derailment Causes Michigan Evacuations

Hydrochloric acid leaked from one tank car.

Posted Friday, January 7, 2011

Michigan Nuclear Plant Worker Loses Fingers

Tips disposed of as "contaminated material."

Posted Monday, November 29, 2010


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