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Hazardous materials teams don’t find any ricin in Adams County, clear scenes

ADAMS COUNTY, Colo. — A hazardous materials investigation was launched Friday evening after the Adams County Sheriff’s Office received reports of ricin being found at two locations. 174 more words

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Hazardous materials teams don't find any ricin in Adams County, clear scenes

ADAMS COUNTY, Colo. — A hazardous materials investigation was launched Friday evening after the Adams County Sheriff’s Office received reports of ricin being found at two locations. 193 more words

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Several Hospitalized After Apparent 'Chemical Suicide' In Lowell

LOWELL (CBS) — A possible chemical suicide in Lowell sent multiple people, including at least six first responders, to the hospital on Thursday.

Lowell police and the state fire marshal said they are investigating a suspicious death involving hazardous materials at a residence on Rock Street. 103 more words

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Global Harmonization System Is Here

On June 1, 2015 the new International standard updates some OSHA UN HazMat labeling requirements. On this date every MSDS that you have will become outdated and needs to be replace with the Safety Data Sheets format as described by the GHS. 123 more words

Testing And Specifications

Crews Clean Up Chemical Plume Release At Dow Pittsburg Plant

PITTSBURG (CBS SF) — More than 20 workers worked to clean up an unintended chemical release at Dow Chemical’s waterfront processing facility in Pittsburg Friday afternoon, according to a Dow Chemical spokesman. 491 more words

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Be Prepared: Changing Shipping Regulations

AICC just returned from attending the winter meeting of the Chemical Packaging Committee of the Institute of Packaging Professionals. This committee is the one that monitors the global changes in hazardous material packaging and shipping regulations and acts as this Association’s major advocate with the US Department of Transportation. 334 more words

Regulations, Rules And Laws

IATA Updates Lithium Battery Transport Guidelines

In the 56th edition of its Dangerous Goods Regulations, to take effect on 1 January 2015, IATA has made changes which reflect the updated 18th edition UN Model Regulations, including the determinations by UN Subcommittee of Experts on the Transport of Dangerous goods. 741 more words
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