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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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Kaltech Industries Waste Mixing Explosion
Kaltech Industries Waste Mixing Explosion

Location: New York , NY
Final Report Released On: 09/30/2003
Company: Kaltech Industries
On April 25, 2002, an explosion occurred at Kaltech Industries, a sign manufacturer in the Chelsea neighborhood of New York City, injuring 36 people seriously enough to seek hospital treatment, i...
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Environmental Enterprises Hydrogen Sulfide Release
Environmental Enterprises Hydrogen Sulfide Release

Location: Cincinnati, OH
Final Report Released On: 09/17/2003
Company: Environmental Enterprises
On December 11, 2002, one maintenance employee was overcome when he inhaled hydrogen sulfide gas from a waste processing vessel at Environmental Enterprises, a hazardous waste treatment company i...
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BLSR Operating Ltd. Vapor Cloud Fire
BLSR Operating Ltd. Vapor Cloud Fire

Location: Rosharon, TX
Final Report Released On: 09/17/2003
Company: BLSR Operating Ltd.
On January 13, 2003, a vapor cloud fire erupted at the BLSR Operating Ltd. oilfield waste disposal facility near Rosharon, Texas, south of Houston. The fire occurred as two vacuum trucks were del...
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Hazards of Nitrogen Asphyxiation
Hazards of Nitrogen Asphyxiation

Final Report Released On: 06/25/2003
Every year people are killed by breathing “air” that contains too little oxygen. Because 78 percent of the air we breathe is nitrogen gas, many people assume that nitrogen is not harmful. Howev...
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DPC Enterprises Festus Chlorine Release
DPC Enterprises Festus Chlorine Release

Location: Festus, MO
Final Report Released On: 05/01/2003
Company: DPC Enterprises
On August 14, 2002, a chlorine transfer hose ruptured during a rail car unloading operation at the DPC Enterprises chlorine repackaging facility near Festus, Missouri. The hose rupture ultimately...
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Third Coast Industries Petroleum Products Facility Fire
Third Coast Industries Petroleum Products Facility Fire

Location: Brazoria County, TX
Final Report Released On: 03/06/2003
Company: Third Coast Industries
On May 1, 2002, a fire erupted at Third Coast Industries in unincorporated Brazoria County, Texas. The facility, which blended and packaged motor oils and other automotive products, was not desig...
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Georgia-Pacific Corp. Hydrogen Sulfide Poisoning
Georgia-Pacific Corp. Hydrogen Sulfide Poisoning

Location: Pennington, AL
Final Report Released On: 11/20/2002
Company: Georgia Pacific Corp.
On January 16, 2002, highly toxic hydrogen sulfide gas leaked from a sewer manway at the Georgia-Pacific Naheola mill in Pennington, Alabama. Several people working near the manway were exposed t...
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