TITLE

Texas Cityblast still echoes

PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;9/3/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 8, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the explosion which took place on March 23, 2005 in BP PLC's refinery in Texas City, Texas. An explosion occurred at an isomerization unit of the refinery, killing 15 workers and injuring 180 others. It is mentioned that the incident had called for an investigation into the industrial safety methods and an inquiry had been conducted by the U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board (CSB). Information on the findings of the inquiry is also presented.
ACCESSION #
27366999

 

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