Accident Description

Accident: T2 Laboratories Inc. Reactive Chemical Explosion

Location: Location: Jacksonville, FL

Accident Occurred On: 12/19/2007 | Final Report Released On: 09/15/2009

Accident Type: Reactive Incident

Investigation Status: The CSB final report was approved by the Board at a public meeting in Jacksonville, Florida, on 9/15/2009.

On December 19, 2007, four people were killed and 13 others were transported to the hospital when an explosion occured at T2 Laboratories Inc. during the production of a gasoline additive called methylcyclopentadienyl manganese tricarbonyl.