A chlorine leak in a rail tanker car at a West Virginia chemical plant caused the evacuation of several nearby communities, as well as closed down two highways that run across the Ohio River. Traffic on the river was also restricted. The incident occurred at an Axiall Corp. subsidiary (Eagle...
The subject of a recent hearing before the Texas House Homeland Security and Public Safety Committee was the deadly explosion at the West Fertilizer Company that occurred in West, Texas on April 17th of this year. Ammonium nitrate was involved in the explosion that killed more than a dozen people...