In more troubling news from the chemical companies around Charleston, Dow Chemical Company officials reported on Wednesday that toxic ammonia gas went undetected for nearly two weeks. An article about the chemical release is here. The Charleston Gazette article noted that ammonia is a “powerful irritant” that can cause “severe pulmonary and gastrointestinal irritation, nausea, vomiting, pulmonary edema, and even death.”
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