Evacuations in Tianjin, China after sodium cyanide found

Posted by on Saturday, August 15, 2015
2015 Tianjin explosion.jpg
"2015 Tianjin explosion" by Eristic-霖璟

Countless have been evacuated withing a 3 km radius in Tianjin, China after the discovery of sodium cyanide. Now there are fears of chemical contamination.

A change in wind direction is to blame for the evacuation order.


To make matters worse new, smaller explosions continue to rock the disaster zone this morning.

Rescuers wearing protective suits have found a man alive, 50 meters from the blast epicenter.

So far 85 people are dead from the blast that happened on Wednesday.

The Team

© Wx Centre