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No injuries at Forrest General Hospital waste treatment facility explosion

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -

 This is a news release from Forrest General Hospital.

According to Forrest General Hospital administration, the Cleanearth facility, located at 89 Wesley Grant Road in Hattiesburg, experienced failure of a rotoclave system causing an explosion. The force damaged a wall of the facility but no employees were injured in the incident. The incident occurred this morning around 10 a.m.

About Cleanearth, Inc.

Cleanearth, Inc. is a medical waste treatment facility located in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. Cleanearth's treatment process is designed to offer service to those in need of disposing waste in a manner that is environmentally safe and cost efficient. The company was created in 1992 and is owned and operated by Forrest General Hospital. For more information about Cleanearth, Inc., visit www.cleanearthinc.net.

For more information on Forrest General and its available services, visit forrestgeneral.com or call FGH OnCall at 1-800-844-4445. Find us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ForrestGeneralHospital.

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