West Virginia chemical plant blast kills 1, injures 3
Optima Chemicals employee lost in tragedy last week
Suncor’s Fort McMurray base plant stalled until September due to fire
Blaze in the extraction area was contained quickly, and no one was hurt.
Battery factory collapses in fire in New Delhi, one death
No workers inside the building when the fire broke out around 4 a.m.
Investigators on site of France’s huge chemical plant fire
About 130 complaints have been filed mostly over potential health risks following the Sept. 26 fire.
Paris streets near Notre Dame to be decontaminated from lead
Cleanup work inside Notre Dame, suspended last month for safety reasons, will resume next week.
Fire at Texas Exxon Mobil refinery slightly injures 37
Facility processes light hydrocarbons including propane and propylene, materials used to make plastic and industrial products.
Fire destroys Jim Beam warehouse, bourbon flows into river
Lightning might have been a factor, but fire investigators haven’t been able to start looking for the cause.
Explosions, fire rock US oil refinery; gas prices could rise
Fire broke out at the Philadelphia Energy Solutions Refining Complex.
Bitter cold and natural gas shortages shutter auto plants
Automakers were hoping that the plants can return to normal operations as temperatures moderate on Saturday and into next week.
Fire destroys landmark paper plant amid frigid weather
The cause of the blaze remains under investigation.
Fire destroys South Dakota ammo plant; no injuries reported
Evacuation of nearby businesses was lifted after a few hours.