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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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-11/atlanta-gas-light-continue-co
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."

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2014-09-11/gardeners-should-pla
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-05/toxic-vapors-old-ga-army-bas
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-09-09/5-south-carolina-children-found-dea
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-05/richmond-countys-city-le
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-13/fort-gordon-soldiers-take-par
Look at Obama's actions

...He drew a red line in the sand in Syria, then walked away and did nothing when the Syrian regime crossed that line and used chemical weapons on its own people. He failed to secure our diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, for political reasons, allowing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-09-09/look-obamas-actions
Meth lab cleanup at Georgia motels lacks firm rules

...hazardous waste removal to clear the toxic chemicals and vapors that possibly permeate drywall...surfaces in the room. Tests for volatile chemicals and toxic vapors came back negative...and revised last year.Nydam said all chemicals used in meth lab production are common...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-31/meth-lab-cleanup-georgia-mot
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...

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

...Fire officials said the chemical vapor did not leave the plant. One worker who inhaled the chemical vapors burned his respiratory...said he did not know which chemicals were released during the accident...worker apparently inhaled the chemical vapor while it was highly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-07/ga-chemical-leak-sparks-alar