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Explosion at Formosa Plastics (Illinois)

Tuesday, Mar 06 2007

A preventable human error leads to a vinyl chloride explosion, killing five.


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Springfield, Illinois, March 6, 2007 - The U.S. Chemical Safety Board (CSB) today issued its final report on the explosion and fire that destroyed the Formosa Plastics plant in Illiopolis, Illinois, on April 23, 2004, concluding that the accident occurred...
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