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Students Hospitalized After Unknown Odor Detected At OC High School

Eleven students were taken to area hospitals Wednesday after being sickened by an unknown odor in a classroom at a Garden Grove high school.

03/27/2013

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Ammonia Leak Reported At Pepsi Plant In Buena Park

An ammonia leak inside a refrigeration unit at a distribution plant in Buena Park resulted in the temporary evacuation of a dozen workers.

03/03/2013

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2 Sent To Hospital After Hazmat Incident In La Habra

A Hazmat incident prompted the evacuation of a building and forced street closures in La Habra Friday morning.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/18/2013

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Big Rig Crash Sends 1,500 Gallons Of Liquid Asphalt Onto 710 Freeway

A big rig crash has sent 1,500 gallons of liquid asphalt onto the northbound 710 Freeway in Bell Gardens. More at cbsla.com and KCAL9 News.

11/19/2012

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Radioactive Waste Found In Dumpster Behind Westside Supermarket

Emergency crews and a hazardous materials team descended on an Albertson’s parking lot Wednesday after a radioactive material was found in a nearby trash bin.

10/24/2012

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Loma Linda Emergency Room Evacuated Due To Hazmat Situation

The emergency room at Loma Linda Medical Center was evacuated Thursday due to a hazmat situation, officials said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/18/2012

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OC Fire Authority To Refund Firms For Missed Hazmat Inspections

Officials said the number of missed inspections totals about half of the 2,600 that the Orange County Fire Authority is required to conduct.

09/27/2012

This chemical compound exploded and the foul odor caused a Fontana neighborhood to be briefly evacuated Sunday evening. (credit: CBS)

Chemical Explosion Causes Evacuation Of Fontana Neighborhood

A Fontana neighborhood was evacuation Sunday as a precaution against an exploded chemical that caused several people to become overcome and sick.

07/08/2012

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Worker Hospitalized Following Accident At Hazmat Sorting Facility

A worker at a hazardous materials sorting facility in Inglewood had to be hospitalized Monday when a canister released an unknown material that had dozens of people complaining of eye irritation.

06/11/2012

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Students Evacuated After Chemical Scare At East Valley High School

Fire officials say a science experiment “gone awry” prompted the evacuation at East Valley High School in North Hollywood.

06/11/2012

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School Bus Evacuated After Heroin Scare In Santa Clarita

A balloon filled with flour prompted a school bus to be evacuated in Santa Clarita on Wednesday.

06/06/2012

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Hazmat Investigating Envelope With White Powder Found In CBS Television City Mail Room

An envelope containing white powder was found at CBS Television City Wednesday, marking the third such occurrence since last November.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/28/2011

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‘Strange Odor’ Brings HazMat Team To Northridge Fashion Center

A hazmat team was called to the Northridge Fashion Center Sunday to investigate reports of a “strange odor.”

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/26/2010

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