7/24/2013

The Federal Railroad Administration and the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration are conducting a review of hazardous-material transport after the deadly derailment and explosion earlier this month in Quebec. A public meeting is set for next month, and the regulators may recommend retrofitting older cars with enhanced safety features, this article says. "Retrofitting existing product would be a huge problem, and we think unnecessary," said Bob Dinneen, president and CEO of the Renewable Fuels Association.

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