“The headquarters of the EU Council in Brussels were evacuated again due to toxic substances

– Evacuation is carried out from the building of the headquarters of the EU Council on Wednesday on the eve of the summit of EU leaders after the exposure to air Toxics, according to Politico.

This is the second such case in this building over the past seven days.

“In spite of checks and preparations, the last incident occurred in the kitchen. Technical problem with the ventilation in the kitchen environment, resulted in the release of noxious fumes, a few employees have been poisoned”, – stated in the message of the EU Council.

This incident will not affect the summit on October 19-20, the report says.

A similar incident occurred on 13 October. After exposure to 15 employees of the building needed medical care, five were hospitalized.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *