American Acryl Industrial Explosion

The American Acryl chemical plant suffered an industrial explosion this morning.  Located in Seabrook, Texas on Port Road near Highway 146, this chemical plant makes products that are primarily used by Johnson & Johnson.  A shelter in place has been issued for surrounding areas including Seabrook, League City, La Porte, Pasadena and nearby locations in Galveston County and Harris Countyn due to this industrial accident.  The explosion was felt as far away as Pearland and Texas City. This is the second industrial accident and explosion in less than 10 days.