WSJ: Police raid Mitsui office after explosions — Inspection of site delayed due to flammable gas — Confiscation of documents expected

Published: April 23rd, 2012 at 12:30 pm ET
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Title: Police raid Mitsui Chemical plant office: report
Source: WSJ’s Marketwatch
Date: April 23, 2012

Police on Monday searched the office of a glue factory in Yamaguchi Prefecture, operated by Mitsui Chemicals Inc. following Sunday’s explosions that killed one worker and injured 22 people, Kyodo News reported Monday. 

Investigators are expected to confiscate documents regarding operation standards at the plant [...]

Inspection of the site will not start until Tuesday or later due to flammable gas remaining at the facilities, they added. [...]

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Published: April 23rd, 2012 at 12:30 pm ET
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