Chemical spill at GNIC Wharf


The Guyana National Industrial Corporation (GNIC) wharf has closed its operations following a chemical spill at the facility.

It is unclear what the chemical is and what danger, if any, it poses.

INews understands that employees have evacuated.

Reports are that workers experienced a burning sensation about their bodies from the exposure to the chemical.

The Guyana Fire Service (GFS) had showed up to render assistance.

Investigations are ongoing.