In Dzerzhinsk are checking on the fact of the fire at the chemical plant

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The city Prosecutor’s office of Dzerzhinsk checks on the fact of a fire at a chemical plant, told RIA Novosti press-service of Prosecutor’s office for Nizhny Novgorod region.

The message on accident at the plant «karbokhim» arrived on Wednesday at 10.23. According to preliminary information, on the territory of the enterprise there was a spill of a solvent on an area of 300 square meters with a subsequent fire. As a result of ignition of chemicals, one person was killed, another was injured. In 11.38, the fire was localized on an area of 800 square meters, at 13.00 completely extinguished.

«Dzerzhinsk city Prosecutor’s office checks on the fact of fire at the plant «karbokhim». Prosecutors went to the scene of incident», — told in regional office of public Prosecutor.

NGO «karbokhim» works since 1992. According to the website of the company, the main products are binders for foundry, non-stick paint, acid-alkali resistant putty «Arzamit-5». Main raw materials are phenol, formalin, furfuryl alcohol, urea.