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February 3, 1971

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An explosion at the Thiokol chemical plant in Woodbine, Georgia, kills 29 workers and severely injures many more. Investigations found that mislabeled chemicals, inadequate storage procedures, and insufficient fire protection all contributed to the explosion.

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