Explosion blamed on abnormal cargo
AN EXPLOSION on the vessel Aconcagua off the coast of Ecuador in December 1998 has been blamed by a judge on an “abnormal” cargo of calcium hypochlorite, even though the charterers admitted they had wrongly shipped it surrounded on three sides by a heated tank, writes RogerPearson .
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