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November 22, 2016  

Worker hurt in explosion at Kansas chemical plant

Facility manufactures and packages aerosol, liquid and other specialty chemicals.

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November 9, 2016  

Chinese businessman sentenced to death for Tianjin blast

Massive explosion last year at a chemical warehouse killed 173 people.

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October 18, 2016  

One still missing after BASF chemical plant explosion in Germany

Followed a fire in a pipeline between at a river harbour where liquids are unloaded from ships and storage tanks.

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September 21, 2016  

Natural gas explosion caused by pipe leak, SaskEnergy says

2014 incident shot flames 30 metres into the air.

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August 11, 2016  

Steam pipe explosion at Chinese power station kills 21

Cause of the explosion in Danyang is being investigated.

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June 29, 2016  

Five hurt in Georgia aluminum plant explosion

Injuries ranged from life-threatening to “walking wounded.”

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June 2, 2016  

Explosion at Wisconsin recycling plant

Occurred in a giant steel scrap pile, no injuries reported.

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May 25, 2016  

Propane explosion in Flin Flon, Man. injures one

Blast was quickly extinguished but levelled an out-building at the facility.

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April 22, 2016  

Mexico petrochemical plant blast kills 24, 8 still missing

Site of the explosion produces the hazardous industrial chemical vinyl chloride.

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February 16, 2016  

China moves 10 chemical plants after explosion review

Problems found at 85 Tianjin facilities following August warehouse accident.

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January 26, 2016  

Sunrise Propane fined $5.3M for 2008 deadly propane explosion

Directors must each pay $100,000; Court says they behaved recklessly.

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January 18, 2016  

Nexen halts production at oil sands plant following fatal explosion

Worker who has injured has been transported to a burn unit at an Edmonton hospital.

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January 13, 2016  

Four workers killed in explosion at Shanghai machinery factory

Cause of the explosion has yet to be identified; also injured two other workers.

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December 2, 2015  

2010 BP rig explosion: manslaughter charges dropped

Misdemeanours remain for two lower-level supervisors

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September 1, 2015  

Another chemical factory explodes in China

One fatality reported just weeks after the massive Tianjin blasts.