Houston Petrochemical Fire Rages On Spewing Acrid Smoke That Can Be Seen For Miles

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Published on March 19, 2019 - Duration: 00:56s

Houston Petrochemical Fire Rages On Spewing Acrid Smoke That Can Be Seen For Miles

According to a report by Reuters, on Tuesday, Houston officials and environmental groups have raced to expand air monitoring after a raging fire at a Mitsui & Co petrochemical storage site produced billowing acrid smoke that could be seen and smelled from miles away.

The massive fire at Mitsui unit Intercontinental Terminals Co in Deer Park, Texas, burned for a third day after firefighting water pumps broke down for six hours on Monday evening and flamed spread to two more tanks.

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Houston Petrochemical Fire Rages On Spewing Acrid Smoke That Can Be Seen For Miles

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