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Tuesday
Jul 17
St. Louis, MO: One man was killed when a 100-pound propane tank exploded at a metals finishing plant. More information

Tuesday
Jul 17
Delaware City, DE: One worker remains missing and eight others were injured when nearly one million gallons of sulfuric acid spilled at a chemical plant tank farm. More information

Monday
Jul 16
Newport, U.K.: A worker at a chemical waste disposal plant was killed and three others injured when hydrogen sulfide leaked. More information

Monday
Jul 16
Grangemouth, Scotland: About 300 workers were evacuated after complains of nausea and fumes. More information

Monday
Jul 16
Cheshire, OH: Sulfuric acid fumes were released from the stacks at a power plant despite a new anti-pollution system. More information

Saturday
Jul 14
Detroit, MI: An explosion and fire at a chemical plant killed three workers, injured nine and displaced hundreds of residents. The three fatalities were overcome by methyl mercaptan fumes. More information

Thursday
Jul 12
Lewiston, ID: Workers were evacuated after a chlorine dioxide release at a pulp and paper mill. More information

Thursday
Jul 12
Ogbodo, Nigeria: A rupture in a 28-inch pipeline allowed crude oil to leak into nearby rivers. More information

Thursday
Jul 12
Bristol, PA: Four people were treated after two tanks filled with nickel sulphate ruptured. More information

Thursday
Jul 12
Killeshandra, Ireland: One man was killed and another seriously injured in an explosion at a dairy plant. More information

Wednesday
Jul 11
Tulsa, OK: More than 100 people were hospitalized overnight after exposure to arsine after a valve blew off a tank at a chemical plant. More information

Wednesday
Jul 11
Detroit, MI: A gasoline tanker was hit by a speeding car and caught fire. The tanker driver was killed. More information

Tuesday
Jul 10
Granite City, IL: An 80-foot high tank containing hundreds of thousands of gallons of liquid asphalt caught fire. No injuries were reported. More information

Tuesday
Jul 10
Geismar, LA: An explosion that blew the lid off a small tank at a chemical plant slightly injured four workers. More information

Monday
Jul 09
Washington County, PA: An interstate highway was closed for nearly 16 hours after an overturned tractor-trailer leaked hundreds of gallons of glacial methacrylic acid. More information

Monday
Jul 09
Three Rivers, TX: A fire and explosion in an alkylation unit of a petroleum refinery injured four people. More information

Monday
Jul 09
Poseyville, IN: Fire destroyed more than half of an 18,000-square-foot building at a plastics plant. More information

Monday
Jul 09
Canajoharie, FL: An open-topped tractor-trailer rig overturned, dumping 35 tons of paper mill waste sludge. More information

Sunday
Jul 08
Miaoli County, Taiwan: Tons of heavy oil spilled into a nearby waterway after thieves stripped a tanker truck for parts. More information

Sunday
Jul 08
Albert Lea, TX: Sixteen fire departments responded to a major fire at a food processing plant. More information

Friday
Jul 06
Houston, TX: Firewalls and sprinklers contained a one-hour blaze in the warehouse at a plastics plant. More information

Friday
Jul 06
Oneida, N.Y.: Two men were hospitalized after a tractor-trailer overturned, spilling liquid nitrogen. More information

Thursday
Jul 05
Mailsi, Pakistan: At least four people died when a fireworks factory blew up. More information

Thursday
Jul 05
St. Francisville, LA: Cylinders containing chlorine tablets ruptured when a truck overturned and caught fire. More information

Thursday
Jul 05
Chapelcross, Scotland: Spent fuel rods were accidentally dropped onto the reactor floor of a nuclear power station, forcing the immediate shutdown of the facility. More information

Wednesday
Jul 04
Deming, N.M.: A truck hauling methyl acrylic acid rolled over, shutting down an interstate highway for more than 12 hours. More information

Wednesday
Jul 04
Kruger Trois-Rivieres, Canada: Fire broke out in the dryer section of a machine for making uncoated paper, putting the equipment out of commission for 12 hours. More information

Tuesday
Jul 03
Fort Lauderdale, FL: A chlorine gas leak from a rail car at a chemical plant sent three people to the hospital. More information

Tuesday
Jul 03
Moundville, AL: Workers were evacuated from a chemical plant specializing in resins and acrylic when a reactor leak released formaldehyde gas. More information

Monday
Jul 02
Kaikoura, New Zealand: A tanker truck dumped hundreds of gallons of formaldehyde onto a highway, closing it for eight hours. More information

Monday
Jul 02
Longview, Washington: A pulp and paper mill was temporarily shut down after a wood trestle caught fire, threatening a 12-inch natural gas pipeline. More information

Monday
Jul 02
Sacramento, CA: Nearly a ton of liquid ammonium nitrate spilled when a truck struck a guard rail. More information

Monday
Jul 02
Chicago, IL: Nearby homes and businesses were evacuated when a tanker truck leaked hundreds of gallons of hydrochloric and nitric acid. More information

Sunday
Jul 01
Ardvark, TX: A fire in a toy company warehouse burned more than 12 hours. More information

Sunday
Jul 01
Kuwait City, Kuwait: Three workers were hospitalized after a gas leak at one of Kuwait’s largest refineries. More information

Tuesday
Jun 26
Milwaukee, OH: A five-alarm fire spread through a four-story hardware company warehouse. More information

Tuesday
Jun 26
Great Yarmouth,U.K. : Hundreds of peoplewere evacuated from a trailer park after an overturned tanker spilled300 gallons of hydrochloric acid. More information

Tuesday
Jun 26
Archbold, OH: A fire in a candy company warehouse melted nearly 350 million lollipopsinto a tons of sugary goo. More information

Monday
Jun 25
St. Louis, MO: A chloroform release was reported at a chemical company. More information

Monday
Jun 25
Christiana, DE: A tractor-trailer parked in a rest area was found to be leaking sodiumhydroxide. More information

Monday
Jun 25
Queens, N.Y.: Fire broke out on the third floor of a five-story factory, spreading tothe roof through air ducts. More information

Sunday
Jun 24
St. Louis, MO: An ammonia leak was reported at a dairy. More information

Saturday
Jun 23
Coeur dAlene, WA: Fire started in a material stack at a pellet factory. No injuries werereported. More information

Friday
Jun 22
Denville, N.J.: A tanker truck carrying 3,000 gallons of gasoline caught fire and exploded. More information

Thursday
Jun 21
Cincinnati, OH: An ammonia leak at a dairy forced the evacuation of the plant. More information

Thursday
Jun 21
North Haven, CT: Workers were forced to evacuate when 1,000 gallons of ammonia chloridespilled at a circuit board factory. One worker was treated and released. More information

Wednesday
Jun 20
Melbourne, Australia: A fire at a meat packing plant forced the evacuation of 300 workers andsent acrid smoke into the sky. More information

Wednesday
Jun 20
Newark, N.J.: Ten firefighters were injured battling a blaze in a vacant warehouse. More information

Tuesday
Jun 19
Pembroke, U.K.: Fire broke out in an oil refinery processing unit. More information

Tuesday
Jun 19
Helm, CA: Flames spread by a burning conveyor belt caused extensive damage at afertilizer plant. More information

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