From: "Duda, Mary J" <mjduda**At_Symbol_Here**CREIGHTON.EDU>
Subject: Re: [DCHAS-L] Hazmat at Creighton University
Date: Fri, 15 Jan 2021 18:28:42 +0000
Reply-To: ACS Division of Chemical Health and Safety <DCHAS-L**At_Symbol_Here**Princeton.EDU>
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Hi all,

I work at Creighton. Details are still sketchy, but this article is the most thorough I've seen:


The fire department finished the hazmat cleanup around 11 am CST and students were allowed to re-enter the building.

The Omaha Scanner Twitter feed updated in real time:


Omaha is currently experiencing blizzard conditions and people are supposed to stay off the roads, so I don't anticipate much more information today.






Mary J. Du°da, MS, CHMM

Chemical Coordinator

Environmental Health and Safety

Creighton University

Phone 402-546-6404






From: ACS Division of Chemical Health and Safety <DCHAS-L**At_Symbol_Here**Princeton.EDU> On Behalf Of Mike Cooper
Sent: Friday, January 15, 2021 10:49 AM
To: DCHAS-L**At_Symbol_Here**Princeton.EDU
Subject: [DCHAS-L] Hazmat at Creighton University


Understand that there was a hazmat incident at Creighton University in Omaha this morning.  Possible production of ricin.  Any details in local news?





Michael N. Cooper MS, MPH, NRRPT, CIH

Industrial Hygiene Resources Ltd.

8312 W. Northview St, Suite 100

Boise, Idaho  83704


 (408) 313-2127


Adjunct Faculty

Department of Community and Environmental Health

School of Allied Health Sciences,

College of Health Sciences 

Boise State University 




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