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Chemical leak at factory in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, A chemical leakage was detected outside a factory in Kampung Sungai Lalang, near Semenyih last night.

Semenyih fire and rescue station head Zainal Elias Abdul Aziz said eight fire officers and personnel, including from the Hazardous Material (Hazmat) unit, rushed to the scene after receiving a call at about 10 pm.

When we arrived at the scene, there were about 50 tanks, believed to contain Ethylene Chloride, outside a factory that is located in an open area.

Source: NAM News Network

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