It Wasn't Just Crude MCHM: Elk River Spill Included Another Chemical

6:03 pm
Tue January 21, 2014

It Wasn't Just Crude MCHM: Elk River Spill Included Another Chemical

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As Ken Ward of The Charleston Gazette reports, officials with the U.S. Chemical Safety Board say a product known as "PPH" was included in the the January 9 spill.
  • Source: Wvgazette
  • | Via: The Charleston Gazette
Elk River spill included another chemical CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Federal and state investigators learned today that an additional chemical that wasn't previously identified was in the tank that leaked on Jan. 9 at the Freedom Industries tank farm just upstream from West Virginia American Water's regional drinking water intake.