The United Kingdom’s Environment Agency is investigating how 200 litres of peracetic acid leaked out of a container at the Walkers Crisps factory in Leicester.
A spokeswoman for the Environment Agency said: “We have received notification of a leakage of up to 200 litres of peracetic acid at a site in Leicester."
“The company has taken remedial measures and has employed contractors to clean up the spillage."
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