Ammonia leakage on kibbutz in North causes scare; 4 people hospitalized

Israeli authorities in the western Galilee rushed nine people to hospital and instructed residents of a kibbutz to stay indoors after an ammonia leak was reported at a nearby factory late Tuesday.

The incident occurred in Kibbutz Eilon, a community that lies just one kilometer south of Israel’s border with Lebanon.

Ten crews of firefighters and poison control experts were dispatched to a factory operated by Top Chef, a company that manufactures frozen foods.

Source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Ammonia-leakage-on-kibbutz-in-North-causes-scare-9-people-hospitalized-416269

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