HazMat crews respond to spill at the U.S.D.A. Soil Research Lab - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

8/5/09

HazMat crews respond to spill at the U.S.D.A. Soil Research Lab

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LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - More than two dozen employees are safe after an emergency evacuation Wednesday.

Emergency officials tell NewsChannel 11 that a gallon of ammonium hydroxide spilled at the U.S.D.A. Soil Research Lab, located at 3810 4th Street.

Hazmat crews remained on scene for more than an hour cleaning up the caustic substance - used in soil research.

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