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In Harvey's Wake

Arkema officials charged with "recklessly" releasing chemicals amid Harvey flooding

As the floodwaters rose around the plant last year, chemicals began to overheat and then degrade, leading to a series of burns and huge plumes of black smoke.

Aerial view of the Arkema chemical plant in Crosby, Texas.

In Harvey's Wake

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