Tag: hazmat

Hopkins Hospital reopens buildings after hazmat incident involving TB exposure

Photo by Keith Weller, via Hopkins Hub

A pair of buildings at Johns Hopkins Hospital were evacuated this afternoon due to a hazmat incident that exposed some employees to tuberculosis.

Acid Cloud Leaks Out in Curtis Bay, Prompting Shelter-in-Place Order

An aerial view of the Solvay plant, via Google Street View

A mishap at a Curtis Bay chemical plant this afternoon left residents of several South Baltimore and Anne Arundel County neighborhoods sheltered in place for an hour and a half.

2,000-Gallon Oil Spill Turns Cockeysville Stream Purple

Photo via Baltimore County Fire Department

A nasty oil spill on Thursday morning turned a Baltimore County stream purple and sent authorities scrambling to clean up the mess.