Synthron Explosion 2006

This incident occurred at Synthron, LLC’s Morganton, North Carolina, facility. The company manufactured a variety of powder coating and paint additives by polymerizing acrylic monomers in a 1,500 gallon reactor. The company had received an order for slightly more of an additive than the normal size recipe would produce. Plant managers scaled up the recipeContinue reading “Synthron Explosion 2006”