Date: 9 months ago   Category: Incidents

Emission of chemical substances has happened at the plant in Kuzbass: there are victims

In the morning on September 21 in the territory of the plant on processing and recycling of LLC ROSA-1 in Novokuznetsk there was an emission of substances hazardous to health. There are victims. An incident has occurred around 7:30. The cloud with dangerous chemicals has passed in the being stekloprokatny shop "EVRAZ of ZSMK" nearby. Workers of the shop have felt a pungent smell and have felt deterioration in health. 186 employees of the enterprise evacuated from the room of the shop. It is known that for the help over 20 victims have seen doctors. Six people hospitalized in toxicological office of city hospital. On the place of state of emergency measurements of concentration of harmful substances in air are taken. Excesses of content of styrene, a butanol and hydrogen sulfide are revealed. It is noted that for residents of Novokuznetsk there is no threat. The staff of the Ministry of Emergency Situations, Rostekhnadzor and Rospotrebnadzor works at the place. Upon state of emergency an inspection is carried out, have reported in the press service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Kuzbass. Photo: VSE42.Ru to Share: emissions Novokuznetsk plant affected chemical substances states of emergency