In Dzerzhinsk one person was injured when fire chemicals on NGOs «karbokhim»

© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova in fotoreceptori ambulance. Archival photoIn Dzerzhinsk one person was injured when fire chemicals on NGOs «karbokhim»© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova the image Bank

One person was injured due to the ignition of chemicals on an area of almost 200 square meters on NGOs «karbokhim» in Dzerzhinsk, Nizhny Novgorod region, told RIA Novosti the representative of the Central regional center of EMERCOM of the Russian Federation.

«There was a fire of chemicals in containers on an area of about 200 square meters. No dead, injured one person. Damaged two cars,» — said the Agency interlocutor.

He said that the fire is in a metal frame hangar in the open air. According to preliminary data, capacity was solvent. Fighting the fire are now 50 people and 14 units of equipment.

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.

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