Kanawha Valley, or as the locals call it, Chemical
Valley, is located just outside of Charleston, Kanawha Valley and is home to
multiple chemical plants and the largest storage unit of deadly methyl
isocyanate (MIC) in the US thanks to Bayer Crop Science.
later after a chemical leak sent 130 people to the hospital, odors still foul the air and accidents are still
happening, which is why Global Community Monitor came to introduce
Bucket Brigades as an effective community-based method to monitor air
quality and develop the evidence to fight for change.
For the first
time with the help of Global Community Monitor, residents will have an
opportunity to monitor the air during a horrible stench or an accident.