Chemical blaze fuels criticism of Trump EPA, Congress - E&E News

The Arkema Inc. plant in Crosby, Texas, was flooded from Hurricane Harvey, and the chemicals stored there have caused explosions. Godofredo A. Vasquez/Houston Chronicle via Associated Press. A burning chemical plant northeast of Houston today may ...

Explosions rock flooded Houston-area chemical plant as Hurricane Harvey flood waters engulf Texas - Toronto Sun

CROSBY, Texas — Explosions and fires rocked a flood-crippled chemical plant near Houston early Thursday, sending up a plume of acrid, eye-irritating smoke and adding a new hazard to Hurricane Harvey's aftermath. The plant's owners warned more ...

US Chemical Safety Board says to probe incident at Arkema's Crosby, Texas, plant - Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Chemical Safety Board said on Thursday it had launched an investigation into explosions at a flooded Arkema SA (AKE.PA) chemical plant in Crosby, Texas. In a statement on Facebook, CSB Chairperson Vanessa Allen ...

Harvey's aftermath: Thursday blog - WFAA (blog)

HOUSTON - As we move into the Thursday morning hours, roads are drying out and some flood victims are returning to their homes while thousands remain in shelters. The death toll officially hit 33 on Wednesday, with 18 of those lives lost in Harris County.