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Company blamed for W.Va. spill files for bankruptcy

CHARLESTON, W.Va. - The company blamed for a chemical spill that left 300,000 West Virginians without safe drinking water filed for bankruptcy Friday.Freedom Industries Inc., facing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-17/co-blamed-wva-spill-files-
Region's emergency officials urge benefit of new warning systems

...National Oceanic and Atmos pheric Administration at schools and public facilities for all civil emergencies, including chemical spills and dam failure? A massive database with thousands of addresses and Face book sites for individuals, hospitals...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-03-31/regions-emergency-officials-u
No damage detected from Savannah River chemical spill

A broken fitting was blamed for a chemical spill in which 2,700 pounds of ferric chloride solution entered a storm drain that eventually empties into the Savannah River at South...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-09-20/no-damage-detected-savannah-r
SRS investigates leak

...s executive vice president for liquid waste, said special teams with air monitoring equipment determined that the chemical spill did not pose any danger to anyone in the vicinity of the facility. "They came at it from both upwind, downwind...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2006-11-05/srs-investigates-leak
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St. Paul's Episcopal survived its trials

...a number of trials since the church's founding in 1886.In 2005, St. Paul's was at the "ground zero" of a chemical spill that killed nine people and displaced thousands from their homes, said the Rev. Doug Puckett, the pastor of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-02-13/st-pauls-episcopal-survived-i
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Man awarded $275,000 in Graniteville wreck suit

...awarded $275,000 to a man who claims to suffer permanent lung injuries from the deadly Graniteville train wreck and chemical spill.Attorney Paul Dominick said today that the case is the first resulting from the January 2005 crash to be decided...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-04-19/man-awarded-275000-train-wre
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Spill kills fish in canal near Waycross

The Satilla Riverkeeper says a chemical spill discovered in a Waycross drainage canal has killed some fish kill but poses no risk to the river.Riverkeeper Bill Miller said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-05-25/spill-kills-fish-canal-near-
Gov. Deal shakes up Natural Resources board

...Atlanta's drinking water. He has often been the only member at meetings to raise concerns about the DNR response to chemical spills and question agency enforcement of regulations.Budd told reporters after the meeting that he would have steered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-01-25/gov-deal-shakes-natural-
Democrats bank on platform of change

...The chlorine spill, which killed nine people and caused hundreds of injuries, was considered the second largest chemical spill in the state's history. "They reached a settlement that provided relief for over 3,000 victims," according...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/10/12/met_551527.shtml
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Path off River Watch for emergencies only

...train derailment trapped people on one side of the tracks. Mr. Cassell said the 2005 Graniteville train wreck and chemical spill, which killed nine people and forced officials to evacuate thousands, has caused officials to look at areas where...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/10/03/met_550488.shtml
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