A soldier stands at the devastated site of the explosion at the port of Beirut. Photo: Reuters
A soldier stands at the devastated site of the explosion at the port of Beirut. Photo: Reuters
Australia

Worried Australians want plant storing chemical linked to Beirut blast moved

  • Orica has stored up to 12,000 tonnes of ammonium nitrate at its Kooragang Island plant in Newcastle
  • Three hundred residents are campaigning for the plant to be relocated, or its stockpiles to be significantly reduced

Topic |   Australia
A soldier stands at the devastated site of the explosion at the port of Beirut. Photo: Reuters
A soldier stands at the devastated site of the explosion at the port of Beirut. Photo: Reuters
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