Cornubia: Authorities to investigate UPL after chemical blaze

Teams from eThekwini’s departments of environment, tourism and economic development are expected to begin a joint assessment on Thursday into the extent of the damage following an arson attack that caused a chemical warehouse blaze at Indian agrochemical giant United Phosphorus Limited’s (UPL) warehouse in Cornubia, KwaZulu-Natal.

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Tunicia Phillips
Tunicia Phillips is an investigative, award-winning journalist who has worked in broadcast for 10 years. Her beats span across crime, court politics, mining energy and social justice. She has recently returned to print at the M&G working under the Adamela Trust to specialise in climate change and environmental reporting.

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