Graniteville Train Accident | The Augusta Chronicle

...Monday, Jan. 10, 2005 Graniteville Train Accident On January 6, 2005, a Norfolk Southern Corp. freight train carrying chemicals hit a parked train near an Avondale Mills plant in Graniteville, South Carolina. The impact caused poisonous chlorine...

Fracking: US requires disclosure of chemicals for oil, gas drilling on public lands

...natural gas on federal lands to disclose chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing, the first...used by at least 16 states to track the chemicals used in fracking operations. The Web...Companies will have to disclose the chemicals they use within 30 days of the operation...

Japan trade deficit widens as export growth slows

...worries over the recovery amid weakening demand in China for chemicals, machinery and electronics.Though exports rose 7.6 percent...while exports of machinery fell 12.3 percent and exports of chemicals fell nearly 11 percent, it said.Asian exporters are all...

CSX train derails near Allendale, S.C., spills unidentified chemicals

...yet to be told what kind of chemicals we're dealing with ? all...more on whether or not the chemicals are contained. I mean, this...waterway. To my knowledge, no chemicals have entered the main-stem...said he does not know what chemical was on the train. .The Archroma...

Flammable chemical halts Defense Waste Processing Facility operations while safety reviewed

...halted until at least October after a chemical used in the process was found to be flammable...long-term storage, routinely uses a chemical that minimizes foam while preparing material...waste contractor.As the anti-foam chemical degrades, byproducts can be flammable...

Dow Chemical, Olin in $5B cash-and-stock deal

MIDLAND, Mich. - Dow Chemical is breaking off a significant part...Third Point LLC to split its specialty chemical and petrochemical businesses.Dow...7 billion.Shareholders of Dow Chemical Co. will receive about 50.5 percent...

Savannah River Site environmentally safe, report says

Savannah River Site announced Thursday that radioactive and chemical discharges during 2014 were well below federal, state and U.S. Department of Energy regulations and standards set to protect...

Public to hear more about toxic chemicals under EPA plan

...information about a worrisome category of toxic chemicals that pose long-term health concerns...so-called persistent bioaccumulative chemicals, or PBTs, that are released from power...mills and industrial plants. These are chemicals such as mercury, dioxins and PCBs that...

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Decline in ozone harming chemicals mostly due to drop in one solvent

...monitored levels of the chemicals at remote locations...1996. Levels of the chemical have dropped almost...in ozone-depleting chemicals that if methyl chloroform...researchers said. Other chemicals such as CFC-12, a...of one firefighting chemical, H-1211, continued...

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Chemicals pose no threat after blaze

Chemicals that burned in a Thursday...visible for 20 miles. The chemicals used by Michael Baugh in...Berry said. He said the chemical residue did not present...disposal of the remaining chemicals, which were stored in 50-gallon...