News Brief 9/1/2013, Elul 26, 5773
China Ammonia Leak Kills 15 in Shanghai
15 people died on Saturday from a deadly chemical leak in a cold storage plant in China’s most populated city, Shanghai.
China’s official news agency reported that liquid ammonia leaked from a refrigeration unit in Weng's Cold Storage Industrial Company.
The cause of the fatal accident is still unclear as an investigation is underway.