hazmat

Suspicious Device Found in Marion
The Massachusetts State Hazmat Team and State Police Bomb Squad were called to Marion Friday morning, after the Marion Fire Department received a report of a suspicious device in the road.
Sippican Week reports the call came in just after 9 a...
Boston Hazmat Scare Prompted By Fish Oil Lab
BOSTON (AP) _ A hazardous materials scare that forced the evacuation of residential buildings near Fenway Park in Boston turned out to be all about fish oil.
The discovery of chemicals in the basement of a convenience store Tuesday prompted a response by firefighters, police and terrorism investigato…
One Dead, Ten Hospitalized At Plymouth Hazmat Site
The state fire marshal's office says an employee at a Massachusetts elementary school has died and a hazardous materials response team is at the scene investigating.
Authorities also said another Plymouth school employee and nine public safety employees were taken to area hospitals Monday for tr…
Unknown White Powder Spills at UMass Dartmouth
UMass Dartmouth was on high alert yesterday after a white, powdery substance spilled out of a professor's mail.
According to the Standard Times, university police cordoned off the professor's office in the Science and Engineering building just after 9am...