HFD Hazmat Responds to Chemical Leak at TSU

HFD Hazmat Responds to Chemical Leak at TSU

Active Incident

WHAT:   HFD Hazmat Responds to Chemical Leak at TSU

WHEN:   April 4, 2017 at 11:23 a.m.

WHERE:   Texas Southern University Science Building

INJURIES:   No injuries reported at this time

DAMAGE:   No damage reported at this time

CAUSE:   Chemical Spill

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

HFD Hazmat 22 is on location. The 4th floor of the building has been evacuated.  This is an active incident.

Acetyl Chloride – A colorless, fuming liquid with a pungent odor. Vapor, which is heavier than air, irritates the eyes and mucous membranes. Corrosive to metals and tissue.