Gas leak at Chemours plant - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Gas leak at Chemours plant

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SHELBY COUNTY, TN (WMC) -

There was a small gas leak at Chemours on Fite Road.

Shelby County Fire officials said there was a small release of Hydrogen Cyanide.

Spokesperson Brent Perkins said the chemicals went straight up in the air and did not pose a threat to the community.

The building’s backup system also kicked in, helping to contain the leak.

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