September, 2015

This is a repeating event

201507SepAll DayMING CHEMICAL EXPLOSION 2015Ming Chemical Co., Lishui, Zhejiang (CN)Lessons:Asset integrity,Audits & Reviews,Competency,Control of Work,Emergency Preparedness,Operating Procedures,Operational Integrity,Operational Readiness,Process Knowledge,Risk AssessmentIndustry:ChemicalsCountry:ChinaLanguage:ENLoC:UNKNOWN Origin: MKOPSC Incident:EXPLOSIONImpact:HUMAN (On Site At Risk)Effects:Environmental


A massive explosion occurred in a chemical plant. The fire was reported to be “very fierce”.

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MKOPSCMary Kay O'Connor Process Safety Center