9 decontaminated after chemical exposure at Wrens home

...Wrens because of a strong odor from a chemical used earlier in the day."Initial response...Police Department revealed that an unknown chemical had been used as an insecticide earlier...for precautionary measures due to the chemical being unknown and an immediate evacuations...

Augusta credit union rebuilding branch destroyed by fire

...stalled in Europe. To satisfy the European Commission, Hunstman will have to sell off a part of its business that makes chemicals for ink to a firm in China. According to Huntsman, it will own the Rockwood business divisions as soon as Europe signs off...

Fort Gordon soldiers take part in explosive chemical mission drill

...above Field 23 to simulate a chemical, biological and explosive-type...unit dispersed to inspect chemicals."The moment we hear an explosion...Dawn White says what makes chemical or biological attacks so dangerous...what is the reaction of the chemical soldiers within their formation...

Augusta Hazmat team responds to 'odor' in Wrens, families examined at hospital

...Fire Department began investigating a chemical and secured the area, according to a...Officials say a resident used an unknown chemical to spray around her house, located on...in Wrens. The homeowner sprayed the chemical Monday afternoon "but reported a strong...

Toxic vapors at old Ga. Army base

...Journal-Constitution reports testing this summer found hazardous chemicals in levels high enough to pose a danger to human health in...reports that suspected sources of the air-borne pollution are chemicals which had been buried underground and are now seeping into...

Atlanta Gas Light to continue contamination cleanup in 2015

...Masters Tournament.The project will remove coal tar, a chemical byproduct of the gas manufacturing process, that still contaminates...residents, who alleged lead, cyanide, arsenic and other chemicals moved into and devalued neighboring properties through groundwater...

Gardeners should plan ahead to keep animals from harming plants

...said. "Maybe then it's as easy as picking up some fallen fruit and discarding it someplace else."You don't really need to trap animals, use toxic chemicals or shoot them," she said. "You can find other solutions."

5 South Carolina children found dead in Alabama; father is suspected in deaths

...under the influence and became agitated when a deputy questioned him about a chemical odor coming from the vehicle.The deputy found what were believed to be chemicals used to manufacture methamphetamine and a substance believed to be Spice...

Richmond County's city leaders debate excise tax on manufacturers

...into it," he said. "We lost Procter and Gamble, Olin Chemical, and the list could grow."When fully phased in, the...are Georgia Power, PCS Nitrogen, International Paper, DSM Chemicals and Augusta Newsprint.Plus, the property tax increase enacted...

1 worker hurt in chemical leak at Dalton plant

...commercial development manager.MFG Chemical operates three chemical plants in Dalton and sells...highly toxic and flammable chemicals, forcing the evacuation of...to a report by the U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation...