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More than 130 people injured in the Chilean communes of Quintero and Puchuncaví due to the toxic cloud of unknown origin. It is reported BioBioChile.
In the regions declared a “yellow” alert level for environmental emergencies. At least for a day, all school districts are closed. According to the authorities, some symptoms, including nausea, vomiting, headaches similar to a poisoning of sulfur oxide derivatives.
It is reported that the first time the symptoms of poisoning recorded 53 students on August 21. When talking about environmental disaster and suspended classes in schools. The situation was normalized, but two days later again appeared affected on Thursday because of a new toxic cloud felt unwell 133 people, including dozens of children.
According to La Tercera, on the ground in the communes appeared greenish-yellow dust, the people became hard to breathe. Residents of areas that are covered with a cloud, are urged to use masks and drink water only from bottles.
According to the publication, in the air particles of toxic chloroform, nitrobenzene and isobutane. They can cause liver damage and affect the hormonal system.
Currently, experts are trying to figure out the source of hazardous substances, until he was found. The largest enterprises in the region have already stated that you do not have to what is happening nothing.
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