Chemical Release at CA Board Maker

Monday, August 6, 2018 @ 05:08 PM gHale

Two chemicals mixing together at a circuit board manufacturing company led to a hazardous chemical incident Thursday in Santa Clara, CA, fire officials said.

Fire officials got the call at 1:09 p.m. Thursday at TTM Technologies at 345 Mathew St. The company is located next to Mineta San Jose International Airport. 

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Two incompatible chemicals reacted after being mixed during a chemical treatment process, prompting the emergency response, fire officials said.

The hazardous materials team entered the building to assess the situation, and affected employees ended up medically evaluated as a precaution, fire officials said.

There were no injuries in the incident.



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