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Millard Refrigerated Services Ammonia Release
FINAL REPORT: Safety Bulletin
Location: Theodore, AL
Incident Occurred On: 08/23/2010
Final Report Released On: 01/15/2015
Incident Type: Release
Company Name: Millard Refrigerated Services

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Incident Description
The CSB investigated an anhydrous ammonia release at the Millard Refrigerated Services, a warehouse and distribution center in Theodore, Alabama, 15 miles south of Mobile where more than 130 members of the public sought medical attention and four people remain hospitalized as a result of the uncontrolled ammonia release.
Investigation Status
The CSB issued its final report at a public meeting in East Rutherford, NJ on January 15, 2015.



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