Texas Fertilizer Plant Explosion Gets Politicized as Concerns Raised Over Negligence, “Regulatory Gridlock”

April 22, 2013 in News

Reuters | The fertilizer plant that exploded on Wednesday, obliterating part of a small Texas town and killing at least 14 people, had last year been storing 1,350 times the amount of ammonium nitrate that would normally trigger safety oversight by the DHS.