Toxic gas leak gives guests breathing problems at Sydney hotel

Emergency service workers at the scene of a chemical leak at the Pullman Hotel in Sydney, Australia, September 19, 2018. AAP/Joel Carrett/via REUTERS

SYDNEY (Reuters) – At least eight people at a publicly listed hotel in the Australian city of Sydney were hospitalised on Wednesday after breathing toxic gases flowing through the building’s air conditioning system, an ambulance official said. A worker accidentally mixed pool chlorine and hydrochloric acid, used as a cleaning agent, at the Pullman Hotel, […]

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