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Total # of Recommendations
686
Total # of Open Recommendations
153
Total # of Closed Recommendations
533
Total % of Open 22 vs. Closed 78

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DuPont Corporation Toxic Chemical Releases
DuPont Corporation Toxic Chemical Releases

Location: Belle, WV
Final Report Released On: 09/20/2011
Company: DuPont Corporation
On January 23, there was a release of highly toxic phosgene, exposing a veteran operator at the DuPont facility in Belle, West Virginia and resulting in his death one day later. DuPont offic...
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Goodyear Heat Exchanger Rupture
Goodyear Heat Exchanger Rupture

Location: Houston, TX
Final Report Released On: 01/27/2011
Company: Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company
On June 11, 2008, one worker was killed and approximately seven others were injured, during a maintenance operation on a heat exchanger. Ammonia overpressured inside the exchanger, causing it to ...
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Bayer CropScience Pesticide Waste Tank Explosion
Bayer CropScience Pesticide Waste Tank Explosion

Location: Institute, WV
Final Report Released On: 01/20/2011
Company: Bayer CropScience
Two workers were fatally injured when a waste tank containing the pesticide methomyl violently exploded, damaging a process unit at the Bayer CropScience chemical plant in Institute, West Virgini...
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Xcel Energy Company Hydroelectric Tunnel Fire
Xcel Energy Company Hydroelectric Tunnel Fire

Location: Georgetown, CO
Final Report Released On: 08/25/2010
Company: Xcel Energy Inc.
On October 2, 2007, five people were killed and three others injured when a fire erupted 1,000 feet underground in a tunnel at Xcel Energy Company's hydroelectric power plant in Georgetown, Color...
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Veolia Environmental Services Flammable Vapor Explosion and Fire
Veolia Environmental Services Flammable Vapor Explosion and Fire

Location: West Carrollton, OH
Final Report Released On: 07/21/2010
Company: Veolia Environmental Services
On May 4, 2009, flammable vapors were suddenly released into the atmosphere. The vapors found an ignition source, leading to an explosion and fire that seriously injured two workers and damaged ...
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Kleen Energy Natural Gas Explosion
Kleen Energy Natural Gas Explosion

Location: Middletown, CT
Final Report Released On: 06/28/2010
Company: Kleen Energy
Six workers were fatally injured during a planned work activity to clean debris from natural gas pipes at Kleen Energy in Middletown, CT. To remove the debris, workers used natural gas at a high ...
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Packaging Corporation Storage Tank Explosion
Packaging Corporation Storage Tank Explosion

Location: Tomahawk, WI
Final Report Released On: 03/04/2010
Company: Packaging Corporation of America
On July 29, 2008, three workers died and a fourth was injured when an explosion occurred inside an 80-foot-tall storage tank at the Packaging Corporation of America (PCA) corrugated cardboard mil...
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