OSHA opens investigation at Heritage Thermal

EAST LIVERPOOL, Ohio (WKBN) – The Occupational Safety and Health Administration opened an investigation into Heritage Thermal.

According to the U.S. Department of Labor, the incident occurred on August 26.

A worker was reportedly exposed to waste containing alaline and was sent to the hospital and released.

Analine is a poisonous, oily liquid that can cause problems through skin contact or if someone breathes it in.

Heritage Thermal is an environmental services company that provides advanced incineration of hazardous waste.

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