Incident Logs


Entries for December 2006

Wednesday
Dec 20
Nancy, France: An anhydrous ammonia release at a plant created a cloud over the city. More information

Wednesday
Dec 20
Oxnard, CA: An explosion rocked an asphalt processing plant. More information

Tuesday
Dec 19
Quebec City, Quebec: A major fuel leak caught fire at a port. More information

Tuesday
Dec 19
Beulah, N.D.: A leak in a processing unit temporarily shut down a synthetic fuel plant. More information

Tuesday
Dec 19
Kansas City, MO: A four-alarm fire spread through a pallet refurbishing plant. More information

Tuesday
Dec 19
Klybeck, Switzerland: Two workers were injured in a chemical accident. More information

Tuesday
Dec 19
Margate, U.K.: Fire was reported at a chemical plant. More information

Tuesday
Dec 19
Okrika, Nigeria: Fire broke out at a petroleum loading jetty. More information

Tuesday
Dec 19
Ponca City, OK: Oil, steam and sulfur compounds were released into the air at a carbon black plant. More information

Tuesday
Dec 19
Topeka, KS: An ammonia leak at a food processing plant sent a firefighter to the hospital. More information

Monday
Dec 18
Bayport, MN: Fire spread through the coal-handling system at a power plant. More information

Monday
Dec 18
Bensonville, IL: Ten workers at a packaging plant were hospitalized for carbon monoxide exposure. More information

Monday
Dec 18
Chugoku, Japan: Five power plant workers were treated after being splashed with chemicals. More information

Monday
Dec 18
Conshohocken, PA: Fire broke out at a grinding plant. More information

Monday
Dec 18
Grand Forks, N.D.: A fire near an electrical turbine shut down a sugar factory. More information

Monday
Dec 18
Hemel Hempstead, U.K.: A fire broke out at a recycling facility near the Buncefield oil terminal. More information

Monday
Dec 18
Loveland, CO: A minor chemical spill sent five electronics plant workers to the hospital. More information

Monday
Dec 18
Wausau, WI: Nearly 4,000 gallons of calcium chloride spilled from an overturned tanker. More information

Monday
Dec 18
Petrie, Australia: Fumes from magnesium oxide escaped after a train derailment. More information

Sunday
Dec 17
Farmington, MI: A substation fire left much of the city without power. More information

Sunday
Dec 17
Jefferson City, TN: Authorities evacuated city hall in the belief that a tanker truck was leaking propane. It actually contained carbon dioxide. More information

Sunday
Dec 17
Oak Park Heights, MN: A fire ignited in a coal storage bunker at a power plant. More information

Sunday
Dec 17
Podolsk, Russia: Fire broke out in a factory specializing in varnish and paint. More information

Saturday
Dec 16
Cheyenne, WY: A coker fire at an oil refinery injured two workers. More information

Saturday
Dec 16
Daugendorf, Germany: An explosion damaged a bio-gas facility. More information

Friday
Dec 15
Sarnia, ON: A fire in a hydrocracker rocked an oil refinery. More information

Friday
Dec 15
Shreveport, LA: Fire erupted in a processing unit at an oil refinery. More information

Friday
Dec 15
North Bergen, N.J.: Firefighters battled a 4-alarm fire at a recycling plant. More information

Friday
Dec 15
Corsicana, TX: Rolls of polystyrene burned at a plastics plant. More information

Friday
Dec 15
Ergolding, Germany: An explosion in a grain silo caused major property damage. More information

Friday
Dec 15
Riyadhi, Saudi Arabia: Large quantities of crude oil spilled from a pipeline owned by the state oil company. More information

Friday
Dec 15
Tamil Nadu, India: Fire destroyed a rubber factory that produces surgical gloves. More information

Thursday
Dec 14
Bloomberg, Canada: An oil company’s processing unit exploded, but started no fire. More information

Thursday
Dec 14
Melbourne, Australia: A grass fire threated a fuel terminal. More information

Thursday
Dec 14
Baghdad, Iraq: A mortar shell landed on an oil pipeline, sparking a refinery fire. More information

Thursday
Dec 14
New London, CT: A cheese plant was evacuated when 2 chemicals mistakenly mixed created toxic gas. More information

Thursday
Dec 14
Atull, India: A fire caused major damage at a chemical plant. More information

Wednesday
Dec 13
Douglasville, GA: A tank of molten asphalt caught fire and exploded at a refinery. More information

Wednesday
Dec 13
Des Moines, IO: Fire broke out at a tire plant. More information

Tuesday
Dec 12
Auckland, New Zealand: Fire destroyed a factory designed to chemically treat potentially contaminated products brought into the country. More information

Tuesday
Dec 12
Freeport, TX: Two workers were exposed to a small amount of chlorine gas at a chemical plant. More information

Tuesday
Dec 12
Marion, N.C.: Workers evacuated a packaging plant when a machine used to bail cardboard caught fire. More information

Tuesday
Dec 12
Cleveland, OH: Fire destroyed a warehouse containing lubricant oil. More information

Monday
Dec 11
Bridgeview, IL: Workers were evacuated after a spill at a chemical refinery involving hydroxylamine sulfate. More information

Monday
Dec 11
Minatitlan, Mexico: Two workers were burned when fire broke out in a sulfur recovery unit at an oil refinery. More information

Monday
Dec 11
Springfield, N.Y.: A small fire broke out at a feed factory. More information

Sunday
Dec 10
Brisbane, Australia: A truck spilled 900 liters of potassium hydroxide, closing a major motorway. More information

Sunday
Dec 10
Champion, OH: An explosion involving propane tanks rocked a chemical refinery. More information

Sunday
Dec 10
Cleveland, OH: A ladle spilled at a steel plant, igniting a number of fires. More information

Sunday
Dec 10
Sydney, Australia: Responders used a jackhammer to free a guard dog trapped between the walls of two factories. More information

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