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Chemical Spill Leads To Hazmat Scare At UPenn

Fire crews responded to the University of Pennsylvania overnight after reports of a chemical spill in a lab.


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Man Diagnosed With Malaria After Lakewood ‘Hazmat’ Situation

Authorities report an active hazmat situation in Lakewood Township in Ocean County, New Jersey.


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Worker Passes Out From ‘Syrup-Like’ Smell At NJ Postal Facility

One employee passed out and 11 others felt nauseous after a “syrup-like” odor was detected at a mail distribution center in New Jersey Friday morning, officials said.


Scene of hazmat situation in Atlantic County, New Jersey on April 29, 2015. (credit: Cleve Bryan)

Several Sickened During Hazmat Situation At South Jersey Business

Several people have been sickened after a hazmat situation at a business in South Jersey Wednesday.


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Hazmat Teams Respond To Ammonia Leak In Frankford

Fire crews were called to the 4700 block of Darrah Street around 4:45am, responding to reports of fumes.


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Fuel Tanker Overturns On I-295

The overturned tanker spilled several gallons of fuel onto the roadway.


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Hazmat Call Prompts Evacuation Of Germantown Home

Crews are investigating a hazmat situation in the Germantown section of Philadelphia that forced an evacuation at a home.


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Suspicious Device Found Near Cherry Hill Walking Trail

The suspicious item, a PVC pipe with both ends “crudely capped,” was reported in the Bortons Mill Trail, a walking trail at the corner of Brace Road and Borton Mill Road.


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HAZMAT Situation At Recycling Plant In Northampton Sends 5 To Hospital

Twenty to 30 emergency units are responding to a HAZMAT situation at a recycling plant in Northampton, Pennsylvania.


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HAZMAT Situation At Northeast Philadelphia School; 1 Injured

The incident was reported around 7:12 p.m. at The Arts Academy at Benjamin Rush in the 11000 block of Knights Road.


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Hazmat Situation Cleared At New Jersey Hospital

Police and Camden County hazmat teams responded to Virtua Hospital in Berlin for reports of a hazmat situation.


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Student Exposed To Chemical At TCNJ

Firetrucks and ambulances are currently on the campus.


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Police Probe ‘Suspicious Powder’ At Business In Bucks County

Police are investigating the report of a suspicious powder at a business in Bucks County Tuesday morning.


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Hazmat Situation Forces Evacuations In Montco

A hazmat situation forced the evacuation of an entire block in Plymouth Township, Montgomery County Saturday.


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One Injured In Wissinoming Hazmat Situation

A large barrel of nitric acid, an extremely corrosive chemical, was knocked over and spilled on one person. That person sustained chemical burns to the neck and face.