Locked out steelworkers issue statement about plant leak
The United Steelworkers Local 7-669 official statement:
Metropolis, IL- At approximately 3pm, picketers outside the Honeywell Metropolis uranium conversion facility noticed a large plume from the Hydrofluoric Acid(HF) Storage area. The plants mitigation towers, which spray water to knock down any escaping gas, were turned on and sirens were heard. The siren was turned on, then immediately off, and then later on again. The towers sprayed for approximately an hour and a half.
For the official Honeywell statement, click here.
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For the 6pm coverage, click here.
For the 10pm coverage, including community reactions, click here.