Tag: Industrial accidents

China power station explosion ‘kills at least 21’

China power station explosion ‘kills at least 21’

Aug  11, – The blast, which Xinhua said happened in a high-pressure steam pipeline, came a day before the first anniversary of giant explosions that killed at least 165 people in the northern port city of Tianjin. A pipeline explosion at a power station in China killed at least 21 people and injured five more […]

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Huge blasts at Chinese port kill 44, firefighters missing

Huge blasts at Chinese port kill 44, firefighters missing

Aug 13, – At least 520 people were injured, more than 60 of them seriously, the Tianjin government said on its Weibo microblog, and the People’s Daily newspaper said four fires were still burning. Two huge explosions tore through an industrial area where toxic chemicals and gas were stored in the northeast Chinese port city […]

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