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USW’s Beevers Warns Of Toxic HF Fumes Threat From Refineries

WASHINGTON —The threat of a rapidly spreading toxic cloud of hydrofluoric acid (HF) fumes from an accident at one of 50 big U.S. oil refineries is so great that the resulting disaster would be equivalent of another Bhopal, the infamous Union Carbide chemical release accident in India that sickened millions and killed thousands, a top Steelworkers official says. And, adds […]

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