Huge clean-up after Tianjin blasts trigger cyanide fears
Around 700 tonnes of sodium cyanide stored at warehouse where blasts took place: city's vice-mayor
Tue, Aug 18, 2015 - 5:50 AM
Vehicles near the site of the explosions. The authorities have built sand and earth barriers around the blasts' 0.1 sq km "core area" to prevent any leakage of cyanide or other pollutants.
RESCUE personnel battled to clean up hundreds of tonnes of cyanide at the site of huge explosions in northern China on Monday, as state-run media lambasted officials over their response to the blasts which killed 114 people.