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Slide 6


Title: Recent Industry Accidents - Morton International

Type: Text Slide


  • April 8, 1998
  • Chemical manufacturing facility
  • Paterson, NJ
  • Explosion & Fire occurred during production of Automate Yellow 96 Dye
  • Runaway chemical reaction in over-pressurized 2,000-gallon chemical vessel
  • 9 employees injured
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