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Chemical Board Plans Meeting in West
Todd Neeley DTN Staff Reporter
Thu Apr 17, 2014 12:13 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- A public meeting will be held in West, Texas, next week by the U.S. Chemical Safety Board to allow people to gain more insight and share comments on an ammonium nitrate explosion in their community a year earlier.

This comes ahead of the public release of the board's report within the next few weeks about the huge explosion on April 17, 2013 that killed 15 people and injured more than 200 people.

The board has invited members of the public to the April 22 meeting starting at 5:30 p.m. local time at the Southside Community Center at ...

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