Hazmat

US District Court. (Photo courtesy: US District Courts Website)

Boston Hazmat Crews Investigate Suspicious Letter Inside Federal Courthouse

Technicians were called to the courthouse at about 1:15 p.m., though the Boston Fire Department said there was no confirmed hazmat incident.

04/23/2015

Sandwich firefighters located several propane tanks. (Image Credit: Sandwich Fire Department)

Ammonia-Filled Propane Tanks Throughout Sandwich Prompt Hazmat Response

Firefighters have called in Massachusetts State Police after finding multiple propane tanks likely filled with ammonia in different locations.

04/11/2015

The Independence Mall in Kingston was evacuated after a refrigerator malfunctioned. (WBZ-TV)

Independence Mall In Kingston Evacuated After Hazmat Incident

The Independence Mall in Kingston was evacuated Tuesday due to a hazmat incident.

11/11/2014

Firefighters on scene during a Hazmat situation on Huntington Ave. (WBZ)

Nitrogen Leak On Huntington Ave. Forces Evacuations

Several buildings were evacuated on Huntington Ave. and Longwood Ave. on Monday morning.

09/22/2014

Hazmat situation at N-Tek in Lawrence. (Photo courtesy Lawrence Fire IAFF)

Homes Evacuated After Hazmat Incident In Lawrence

Four firefighters were transported to the hospital after responding to a hazmat situation on Ballard Road in Lawrence early Sunday morning.

07/13/2014

Manomet Elementary School in Plymouth (WNZ-TV)

Custodian Dies In Hazmat Incident At Plymouth School

One person has died and 11 others were rushed to a hospital after an incident involving hazardous materials inside a Plymouth school.

07/07/2014

A firefighter removed two bags from the Home Depot in Methuen Monday.

Suspicious White Powder Sent To Four Businesses In Merrimack Valley

Police are investigating three different incidents involving greeting cards with an unidentified white powder inside mailed to businesses in the Greater Lawrence area.

11/19/2012

HazMat crews were on scene at a house in Brighton Saturday.

Hazmat Crews Respond To Home In Brighton

Hazmat crews were on scene at a house in Brighton Saturday morning.

09/22/2012

Building 6 at MIT was evacuated on Thursday.

Gas Leak In MIT Lab Forces Building Evacuation

A gas leak forced an evacuation at a lab on the campus of MIT on Thursday.

06/14/2012

File image (credit: CBS/Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

Hazardous Materials Team Responds To Mass. Prison

A hazardous materials team responded to a brief incident at a state prison in Gardner.

05/24/2012

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