Chemical Plants Pose Y2K Risks (article from NJ Record) : LUSENET : TimeBomb 2000 (Y2000) : One Thread

New article about chemical risks:


Also, if you haven't read it already, check out the International Association of Firefighters' webpage on Y2K:

New Y2K training materials, slides, case studies, etc. from the International Association of Firefighters. This is an excellent resource from a very reputable organization. These are the men and women who will be on the frontlines of any Y2K-related incidents (from fires resulting from home storage of gasoline to toxic releases resulting from process control failures). Please check it out at:

Why not mail a copy of the Y2K Awareness slides to your local firestation? Or to a small chemical company in your neighborhood?


Another useful resource for workers in hazardous facilities, emergency responders, and communities: NIEHS's Y2K Worker Awareness Handbook at


Does anyone know more about the Livonia chem explosion? Was it Y2K-related?

-- d (, October 31, 1999


Some really useful resource material for companies and public officials at all levels of government, as well as anyone who works in or lives near a chemical facility, an oil or gas pipeline, or other hazardous material site or facility.

-- Paula Gordon (, November 14, 1999.

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