Four workers suffer chemical burns in Wacker Chemical plant in U.S.
Topics: CHEMICAL WACKER CHEMICAL
The Chattanooga Times Free Press reports that all four workers were taken to a nearby hospital.
A spokesperson for Wacker said that the workers had been conducting maintenance on non-operating equipment.
The spokesperson added that there had been no damage caused to the environment or local community.
The local police department said in a statement that the four men were taken to hospital via ambulance and airlift with suspected chemical burns and that they had possibly inhaled toxic substances. ■