12 May 2008 15:28 [Source: ICIS news]
LONDON (ICIS news)--Several hundred people are thought to be buried in two collapsed chemical plants in China's southwestern ?xml:namespace>
Around 6,000 people were thought to have been evacuated from the plants where 80 tonnes of liquid ammonia had leaked following the quake which hit at 06:28 GMT, state news agency Xinhua reported.
The earthquake is thought to have killed up to 5,000 people in
Chlor-alkali producer Sichuan Jinlu had shut down its plant following the disaster.
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