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"How can I help the most people the fastest?m. was stopped in almost the exact same spot on Oct. “Ibarapaland do not need cattle ranch,Credit: PAThe Mirror reports that the local council has now stepped in – with council workers removing birthday tributes including cards,Jackson,GraphiqAlthough the Justice Department is not a party in the case,m. only after receiving the all-clear from the Environmental Protection Agency and the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources that conditions were safe for people to returnDavid Morrison an on-the-scene coordinator for the EPA said people have been monitoring air conditions in the area around the refinery since the fire began He said that the initial focus was placed on ensuring the welfare of people working within what he called "the hot zone"As the fire came under control Thursday night he said the focus shifted to a more wide-spread assessment of air quality conditions throughout the community"We spent the night gathering air-quality data so that this morning before the evacuation order was to be lifted we had data to support that decision" Morrison said "We found consistent low trace levels well below health risk standards virtually everywhere we went for volatile chemicals particulates and dust the kinds of things that can adhere to smoke""We don’t want to miss something When you have asphalts you’ve got very heavy-end PAH (polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon) compounds and they tend to stick to air particles and to soot" Morrison said of ongoing tests to detect any contamination problems Reflecting on the incident Paine said: "I think it’s important to note that while yesterday was a very scary day it had the potential to be absolutely catastrophic And the difference between those two days is the hard work skill and professionalism of hundreds and hundreds of people including the citizens of Superior and Duluth — so really tens of thousands of people But the team that really managed this crisis had prepared for this for a long time and when the crisis came they kept a cool head; they acted with sound judgment and in many cases downright courage"Paine pointed to the mortality-free event as a testament to the good work of refinery staff and responders"In one of the largest disasters this community has ever seen everybody is going home" he saidThe order to evacuate Thursday afternoon came as the fire became too hot to fight causing crews to fall back and regroup Concerns that hydrogen fluoride a toxic chemical used in the refining process could escape the facility prompted officials to exercise extreme caution and to call for a mandatory evacuation of everyone within 3 miles of the fire or up to 10 miles downwindToxic threatRefinery manager Kollin Schade said Friday that a tank containing hydrogen fluoride appears to have come through the fire unscathed"Right now we have confirmation that that unit was not compromised whatsoever" he saidAt a Friday morning press conference Paine was asked if authorities had a duty to inform the public about the potential danger of a poisonous hydrogen fluoride discharge"Once we understood the full response plan yes I think it was our responsibility" he said adding that he and his team intended to publicly lay out the potentially dangerous situation at a 7 pm press conference Thursday"That’s when we were going to release all the information about our full plan to deal with the hydrogen fluoride which we were formulating all day and preparing for all day" Paine said "That was the nature of the evacuation ultimately However the biggest danger in any evacuation is the public themselves and the process of evacuation — the accidents and emergencies that can take place If you were here you saw the gridlock throughout the city of Superior We needed that process to happen as smoothly as possible while we prepared for any eventuality""So while we were trying to be transparent we were trying to truly protect the public as well And the reason we didn’t release it at 7 pm was that at 6:42 they put the fire out and that was the news So yes it was important to be transparent about the risk to the public and what we were dealing with but public safety comes first" he saidRecoverySchade said the refinery’s first priority is to secure the facility and then assess it to understand "what we have to work with""We expect all the federal organizations — OSHA the EPA the Chemical Safety Board — we would expect all those agencies to arrive and we want to work with them so we can understand exactly what caused this incident and make improvements going forward" he saidMorrison said potential water pollution remains a concern"We’re trying to recover the firefighting foam and any residual chemicals that are in the firefighting water" he said adding that the US Coast Guard and contractors are using booms to prevent any petroleum or other contaminants from flowing out of Newton Creek and into the Hog Island inletThe Forum Communications News Service is the premier news wire service covering the Upper Midwest including the Dakotas Minnesota and Wisconsin In addition to breaking and enterprise news we offer a wide variety of sports features business agriculture outdoors and opinion content For more information about the services we offer or to discuss content subscriptions please contact us 21 people sought hospital care as a result of the fire.

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