Senator Boxer Reacts to Explosion at Louisiana Chemical Plant
June 13, 2013
Washington, D.C. - Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA), Chairman of the Environment and Public Works Committee, issued the following statement in response to the explosion that occurred this morning at a chemical plant in Geismar, Louisiana:
Senator Boxer said: "I have reached out to the Chemical Safety Board and was told that the Board is actively assessing the explosion that occurred this morning at a Louisiana chemical plant. I intend to follow this situation closely and have asked for updates as they become available."