Five injured in accident at Total Gonfreville site - reports

04 August 2009 17:12  [Source: ICIS news]

LONDON (ICIS news)--Five people have been injured in an accident at a petrochemicals plant at Total’s Gonfreville site in northern France, according to newswire reports on Tuesday.

The accident was reported to have occurred during maintenance work on an empty sulphuric acid container. Production was not thought to be affected.

French energy and petrochemicals company Total was not immediately available to comment.

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