The CSB is deploying a team to investigate the event that occurred at the Bio-Lab, Inc. facility in Conyers, GA.
Highlighting the Company's Actions Following a 2016 Nitrous Oxide Explosion
As the nation faces this year's hurricane season, it is critical that the chemical industry understand and prepare for the potential safety hazards posed by extreme weather events.
The U.S. Chemical Safety Board (CSB) is an independent, nonregulatory federal agency that investigates the root causes of major chemical incidents.
Our mission is to drive chemical safety change through independent investigations to protect people and the environment. The agency was created under the Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990.
IN THE CSB’S 20-YEAR HISTORY, the agency has deployed to over 130 chemical incidents and issued more than 800 recommendations that have led to numerous safety improvements across a wide variety of industries.
An explosion and fire occurred at the TPC Group chemical plant in Port Neches, TX, on November 27, 2019. .
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A tank violently exploded while being emptied of its contents which led to the fatality of two workers and seriously injured a third.