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Report: Exposure through intact skin, eyes, or other exposed tissue at CELANESE, LTD in Pasadena, Texas

DATE: 12/25/16

An employee was making rounds when the employee walked into a sulfuric acid spray that was coming from a pin hole leak from a V-1038’s sludge trap. The employee sustained second and third degree burns to the neck and face.

Report ID 20161211922  
Date 12/25/2016  
UPA 1167669  
Inspection 1200708  
Primary NAICS 325211  
Nature 1513 Third or fourth degree chemical burns and corrosions
Part of Body 81 Head and neck
Source 1115 Sulfuric acid
Event 5544 Exposure through intact skin, eyes, or other exposed tissue
Hospitalized Yes  
Amputation No  

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