Stories tagged: fertilizer plant explosion
Thu., June 27, 2013, 7:40 a.m.
Federal agency finds lax regulation of chemicals
HOUSTON - A federal agency investigating a deadly explosion at a Texas fertilizer plant told a Senate committee Thursday that regulation of the dangerous chemicals used in the industry fall …
Wed., June 12, 2013, 10:46 a.m.
FEMA denies aid to Texas for blast
HOUSTON — The Federal Emergency Management Agency is refusing to provide money to help rebuild the small Texas town where a deadly fertilizer plant explosion leveled numerous homes and a …
Fri., May 10, 2013, 8:58 a.m.
Texas launches criminal probe into plant explosion
WACO, Texas — Texas law enforcement officials are launching a criminal investigation into last month’s deadly fertilizer plant explosion. Investigators have up to now largely treated the West Fertilizer Co. …