Stories tagged: chemical plant
Tue., Nov. 27, 2018, 9:06 p.m.
An explosion outside a chemical plant in northeastern China early Wednesday killed at least 22 people and destroyed scores of vehicles, in the latest challenge to efforts to boost industrial …
Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 11:32 a.m.
Federal investigators say they’ve seen no signs that a Houston-area chemical plant that flooded and partially exploded during Hurricane Harvey considered moving its highly unstable compounds offsite as a precaution.
Fri., Sept. 1, 2017, 5:03 p.m.
Thick black smoke and towering orange flames shot up Friday from a flooded Houston-area chemical plant where highly unstable compounds blew up a day earlier after losing refrigeration.