Another fire has broken out at Arkema Inc.’s Crosby chemical plant, which has lost power due to significant flooding from Harvey.
Organic peroxides — which are highly volatile — have been at risk of exploding because back-up refrigeration systems have failed. The plant and everyone within a 1.5-mile radius was evacuated earlier this week.
The latest fire began around 5 p.m. Sept. 1, according to reports. At least one — and possibly a second — of the eight remaining trailers containing…
Houston Biz Journal
Another fire breaks out at chemical plant near Houston, more expected