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June 5, 2017  

8 killed in east China chemical plant explosion, fire

Accident was triggered by an explosion of a liquefied gas tanker.

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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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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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September 16, 2014  

Four injured after grain dust explosion at Arizona dog food plant

Welding sparks caused blast, authorities say.

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August 27, 2013  

No injuries in explosion at Cornwall, Ont., chemical plant

Plant manufactures monomeric and polymeric plasticizers.

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September 28, 2012  

Explosion at South Korean chemical plant kills four

Factory manufactured TV and electronic components.

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April 26, 2012  

German resin plant offline for 6 months

Plant makes 25% of the world’s PA-12, a nylon resin used in fuel and brake lines.

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April 25, 2012  

Resin shortage won’t create fallout for auto industry

Automakers seek alternatives for resin used in fuel, brake lines.