Fire crews remove fridge from Hove home after ammonia leak

Fire crews remove fridge from home after ammonia leak

Fire crews remove fridge from home after ammonia leak

First published in News

Firefighters were called to safely remove a fridge after an ammonia leak.

A resident in Clarendon Road, Hove, called 999 after they discovered a strong smell of ammonia from their fridge shortly before 7pm on Friday evening (August 29).

A crew from Hove fire station was on the scene minutes later and removed the leaking fridge.

There were no injuries.

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9:30am Sat 30 Aug 14

Valentinian says...

Cheers lads! The Council wanted 40 quid to take it away....BTW had that Ambo Driver over for a bevy last night....the sofa reeks of...Uric Acid...any chance you could pop round between 2 and 4 and dump it?
Cheers lads! The Council wanted 40 quid to take it away....BTW had that Ambo Driver over for a bevy last night....the sofa reeks of...Uric Acid...any chance you could pop round between 2 and 4 and dump it? Valentinian
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3:18pm Sat 30 Aug 14

Goldenwight says...

Do fridges still use ammonia based compounds? I thought they were banned years ago.
Do fridges still use ammonia based compounds? I thought they were banned years ago. Goldenwight
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4:14pm Sat 30 Aug 14

ok,jared says...

Goldenwight wrote:
Do fridges still use ammonia based compounds? I thought they were banned years ago.
It might be an old fridge.

Some of them were designed to last more than five minutes.
[quote][p][bold]Goldenwight[/bold] wrote: Do fridges still use ammonia based compounds? I thought they were banned years ago.[/p][/quote]It might be an old fridge. Some of them were designed to last more than five minutes. ok,jared
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4:15pm Sat 30 Aug 14

ok,jared says...

Valentinian wrote:
Cheers lads! The Council wanted 40 quid to take it away....BTW had that Ambo Driver over for a bevy last night....the sofa reeks of...Uric Acid...any chance you could pop round between 2 and 4 and dump it?
Ironically pmsl
[quote][p][bold]Valentinian[/bold] wrote: Cheers lads! The Council wanted 40 quid to take it away....BTW had that Ambo Driver over for a bevy last night....the sofa reeks of...Uric Acid...any chance you could pop round between 2 and 4 and dump it?[/p][/quote]Ironically pmsl ok,jared
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4:15pm Sat 30 Aug 14

ok,jared says...

Goldenwight wrote:
Do fridges still use ammonia based compounds? I thought they were banned years ago.
It might be an old fridge.

Some of them were designed to last more than five minutes.
[quote][p][bold]Goldenwight[/bold] wrote: Do fridges still use ammonia based compounds? I thought they were banned years ago.[/p][/quote]It might be an old fridge. Some of them were designed to last more than five minutes. ok,jared
  • Score: 0
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