Workers from a commercial hazardous materials team place absorbent materials on a spill Monday near the MFG Chemical facility in Dalton, Ga. The chemical release of a water treatment product called Coagulant 129, caused several dozen workers at a nearby facility to be decontaminated.
Workers from a commercial hazardous materials team place absorbent materials on a spill Monday near the MFG Chemical facility in Dalton, Ga. The chemical release of a water treatment product called Coagulant 129, caused several dozen workers at a nearby facility to be decontaminated.
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published Monday, May 21st, 2012
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DALTON, Ga. — Federal and state investigators are looking into whether hundreds of pounds of compounds that spewed from a Dalton chemical plant Monday morning could contaminate the local water supply and whether the plant violated safety codes before the explosion.

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