Posts from the ‘Residential’ Category
April 9th, 2012
An evacuation in St. Lucas, Iowa, came after two anhydrous ammonia tanks broke loose from the truck that was towing them on April 6, 2012, reports the Coshocton Tribune.
April 6th, 2012
In Ankeny, Iowa, the local fire department was called to maintain a large chemical spill on Tuesday, April 3, 2012, reports KCCI.com.
April 3rd, 2012
A chemical leak in Cabazon, California, temporarily closed Interstate 10 ramps and forced the evacuation of a nearby Shell gas station on April 2, 2012, The Desert Sun reports.
February 14th, 2012
The Nantucket Conservation Commission denied an erosion control proposal from the Sconset Beach Preservation Fund (SBPF), citing various concerns in the decision.
February 10th, 2012
Thieves in Monroe, Connecticut, stripped copper piping from an oil tank in a vacant home Thursday, February 9, 2012, and caused approximately 150 gallons of heating oil to leak into Boys Halfway Brook, according to the ctpost.com.
February 6th, 2012
A wreck in Houston, Texas, involving a tractor trailer and a car caused traffic to come to a halt on Sunday, February 5, 2012, reports KHOU.com.
February 3rd, 2012
More than 10,000-gallons of mineral oil leaked from a Public Service Enterprise Group (PSE&G) substation in Carteret, New Jersey, on Thursday, February 2, 2012, reports NJ.com.
February 1st, 2012
A Fayette County deputy was taken to the hospital in Hawkeye, Iowa, on Wednesday, February 1, 2012, after being exposed to a chemical cloud from a leaking anhydrous ammonia tank, reports the Chicago Tribune.
January 31st, 2012
Construction crews in Belvidere, New Jersey, were tearing down a tower at the former BASF Corporation chemical plant when they inadvertently broke a pipe containing liquid vinyl acetate, reports LeighighValleyLive.com.
January 26th, 2012
A fuel tank in Lorain, Ohio, leaked approximately 250 to 300 gallons of oil at a mobile home park, reports The Morning Journal.