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Augusta toxic waste site permitted to stop treating groundwater

...disposal. Water sampling more than a decade later returned chemicals from manufacturing activities at the neighboring Occidental Chemical Corp., not the Monsanto site.The groundwater monitoring data will be used to determine whether additional cleanup actions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-10/augusta-toxic-waste-site-per
Changes to H-Canyon at Savannah River Site expected to reduce waste, costs

...expected to minimize amounts of highly radioactive waste produced there.The H-Canyon facility ? the nation's sole remaining chemical separations facility where certain types of plutonium, highly enriched uranium and aluminum-clad spent fuels can be processed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-04/changes-h-canyon-savannah-ri
Factory workers are losing leverage

...and scalding Centeno, who, according to the suit filed in 2012, wasn't provided protective gear including goggles and chemical-resistant gloves.Afterward, Centeno, who suffered burns over 80 percent of his body, was kept at the factory for more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-12-06/factory-workers-are-losing-leverage
1 worker hurt in chemical leak at Dalton plant

ATLANTA - An accident at a chemical plant in Dalton injured a worker...third serious safety incident for MFG Chemical Inc. Another of the company's...Interstate 75. A worker was adding a chemical into a reactor to produce maleic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-07/1-worker-hurt-chemical-leak-d
Ga. chemical leak sparks alarm

ATLANTA - A chemical accident at an industrial plant in Dalton...happened just after 6 a.m. at the MFG Chemical Inc. plant on Kimberly Park Drive...Interstate 75 and the north Dalton bypass. A chemical vapor escaped because a lid on a reactor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-07/ga-chemical-leak-sparks-alar
Fort Gordon soldiers take part in explosive chemical mission drill

...smoke rose above Field 23 to simulate a chemical, biological and explosive-type mission...First Class Dawn White says what makes chemical or biological attacks so dangerous is...Also, what is the reaction of the chemical soldiers within their formation? How...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-13/fort-gordon-soldiers-take-par
Honda quietly replacing air bags across country

...into the passenger compartment.Takata has blamed the problem on prolonged exposure to high humidity, which can cause the chemical propellant to burn too fast. At least five deaths worldwide have been linked to the problem, which is under investigation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-17/honda-quietly-replacing-ai
Exxon defies low oil price with refining strength

NEW YORK - ExxonMobil Corp.'s refining and chemical operations rescued the company's third quarter results...raw material costs - and higher profit - for refining and chemical operations, which turn oil and gas into fuels and chemicals...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-31/exxon-defies-low-oil-price
Georgia updates state disaster plan

...to respond to environmental disasters, from hurricanes to chemical fires to pollution spills.Tuesday, the Board of Natural...Ogeechee River that led to massive fish kills. A fire at a chemical plant near an Athens stream and a pollution discharge into...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-29/georgia-updates-state-disast
James Purkey

...A's. Mr. Purkey was born in Bulls Gap, TN to the late Paul W. Purkey, and Maymie Ramsey. He retired from Tennessee Chemical and the Georgia National Guard. He was a member of Pine Hill Baptist Church and Masonic Lodge 412. He was preceded in death...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173083239