Explosion and fire reported at Westlake Chemical EDC plant in Lake Charles

Explosion and fire reported at Westlake Chemical EDC plant in Lake Charles
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27.01.2022

MOSCOW (MRC) - A plant near Lake Charles, Louisiana, of Westlake Chemical, US petrochemical major, experienced a fire and explosion on Wednesday morning, reported KPLC News.An explosion was felt throughout the area and caused a plume of smoke that stretched across the sky.Plant officials say an empty ethylene dichloride (EDC) tank exploded at about 10:45 local time. The cause is under inv

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