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2 arrested for mobile meth lab at Trident Hospital

WCBD-TV: News, Weather, and Sports for Charleston, SC REposted from By Rebecca Collett, NBC 2 Saturday evening police with the North Charleston Police Department were dispatched to Trident Hospital for a hazmat situation. The call came into the dispatch center at 8:40 Saturday. According to a spokesman for the NCPD, officials with Dorchester County Sheriff’s Office warned there may be ...

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Boudin Bakery On SF’s Fisherman’s Wharf Evacuated For What Ended Up Being Pepper Spray

According to CBS: ” SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS)— The San Francisco Fire Department evacuated Boudin Bakery in response to what they thought was a possible hazardous materials situation at Fisherman’s Wharf Friday morning, but turned out to be pepper spray. San Francisco Fire Department spokeswoman Mindy Talmadge said it happened around at 10:20 a.m. at the restaurant on Jefferson Street. She ...

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Safety Violation Tied to Vignesh’s Death in Malaysia

Reposted from: By Express News Service Published: 20th February 2015 06:04 AM Last Updated: 20th February 2015 06:04 AM Nineteen-year old Vignesh, a engine cadet in Jams Marine College in Thoothkudi district, and his batchmate Nikhil Silvi from Kochi in Kerala, along with a Bangladeshi national died after allegedly inhaling carbon monoxide and ammonia gas after being trapped in a ...

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Powdery envelope prompts Hazmat response at L.A. courthouse

From: POSTED BY JOHN SCHREIBER ON FEBRUARY 19, 2015 IN CRIME Some suspicious envelopes, including one containing a powdery substance, prompted a hazardous materials investigation at a downtown Los Angeles courthouse Thursday, but no threat was found, authorities said. A Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department hazardous materials team responded about 9:30 a.m. to the Stanley Mosk Courthouse at 111 N. ...

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Multiple patients being helped in reported Shrewsbury Wal-Mart ‘hazmat incident’

According to: Megan Trimble | mtrimble@pennlive.com Email the author | Follow on Twitter on February 18, 2015 at 4:51 PM Fire, police and emergency medical personnel have responded to the scene of a reported “hazmat incident” in Shrewsbury Township, according to York County emergency dispatches. The incident was reported shortly after 4:10 p.m. at the Wal-Mart at 698 Shrewsbury Commons ...

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Police investigate possible drug lab in North Seattle

Reposted By Linzi Sheldon SEATTLE — Seattle police are investigating a possible drug lab in North Seattle after emergency crews spotted suspicious glassware in the window during a medical call. “There appeared to be some type of glassware, maybe something that you might associate with chemistry,” Lt. Tom Mahaffey said. They evacuated the building at the Jackson Greens apartment complex ...

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Federal Railroad And Hazmat Teams Probing CSX Train Derailment In West Virginia

According to AP reports out of MOUNT CARBON, W.Va….   “Fires burned for hours after a train carrying more than 100 tankers of crude oil derailed in a snowstorm in West Virginia, plunging at least one tanker into a river while sending a fireball skyward, authorities and residents say. Federal railroad and hazardous materials officials are probing Monday’s derailment. One ...

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Hydrochloric acid spills on Boise State campus

reposted – KTVB.COM 5:38 p.m. MST February 16, 2015 BOISE — A container of hydrochloric acid has spilled on Boise State’s campus and crews are awaiting on HAZMAT before going in to assess and clean the spill. “One of the instructors at BSU was working up on the third floor,” said Steve Rasulo, Battalion Chief of the Boise Fire Department. ...

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Breaking Bad Hazmat suits for sale

reposted from: By AUSTRALIAN ASSOCIATED PRESS PUBLISHED: 16:39 EST, 16 February 2015 | UPDATED: 16:39 EST, 16 February 2015 Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/aap/article-2956174/Breaking-Bad-Hazmat-suits-sale.html#ixzz3RxWpQlW3 Follow us: @MailOnline on Twitter | DailyMail on FacebookFans of Breaking Bad will have the chance to buy Jesse and Walt’s famous hazmat suits at auction. The show’s production company, Sony Pictures Television, is auctioning off almost 250 ...

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