Elk River leak included another chemical  – – The Charleston Gazette

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Federal and state investigators learned Tuesday that an additional chemical that wasn’t previously identified was in the tank that leaked Jan. 9 at the Freedom Industries tank farm, just upstream from West Virginia American Water’s regional drinking water intake.


The company told investigators that the Crude MCHM that leaked also contained a product called “PPH,” according to state and federal officials.

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