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Ammonia Week in Review | November 19, 2021

November 19th, 2021

The NHL changes course on natural refrigerants in this week’s edition of the Ammonia Week in Review… NHL Touts ‘Greener Rinks’ while Promoting Powerful Pollutants, Advocates Say – In 2017, as part of an eco-conscious green program, the National Hockey League launched an initiative called “Greener Rinks” that proposed a “solution” for the aging refrigeration systems tasked with keeping […]

Ammonia Week in Review | October 18, 2019

October 18th, 2019

Trouble in paradise? A big leak in Cancun and more all in this week’s edition of the Ammonia Week in Review… Ammonia Leak in Cancun Ice Plant Sees Hundreds Evacuated – Personnel from the Directorate of Civil Protection in coordination with firefighters and police from Benito Juárez evicted hundreds from the area surrounding region 230 Wednesday after […]

Ammonia Week in Review | August 16, 2019

August 16th, 2019

An ammonia cylinder leaks inside a cargo container at PortMiami in this week’s edition of the Ammonia Week in Review… Crews Respond to Ammonia Leak at PortMiami – 7Skyforce HD hovered above the affected terminal as crews took several canisters out of the shipping container. […keep reading] Ammonia Leak from Ice Rink the cause of Waterfront Evacuation: Hamilton Fire […]

Ammonia Week in Review | May 24, 2019

May 24th, 2019

EPA violations get expensive for a Massachusetts meat processor in this week’s edition of the Ammonia Week in Review… Meat Processor’s Poor Refrigerant Plan will Cost it $138,000 – Kayem Foods Inc. of Chelsea, Mass., is required under the Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990 to file a risk management plan with the Environmental Protection Agency because it uses […]

Ammonia Week in Review | April 5, 2019

April 5th, 2019

An ammonia mini bar causes a hotel evacuation in this week’s edition of the Ammonia Week in Review… Chester Grosvenor Hotel Evacuated after Reports of Ammonia Smell – Firefighters were called to the hotel on Eastgate Street in Chester shortly before 5am today (Wednesday, April 3) and crews, two wearing breathing apparatus, investigated where the smell was coming […]