Alumina Sludge Disaster in Hungary Kills at least
Five
Hungary has declared a state of emergency in three western counties after sludge from an alumina plant killed three people and injured 120.   
   
The red chemical sludge flooded out of a burst dam, affecting at least seven villages and towns including Devecser, where it stood 2m (6.5ft) deep.   
   
For further information see: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-1 ... 
Posted: 05/10/2010 By: Professor Paul Bardos



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