TYLER (TYLER MORNING TELEGRAPH) - Following a massive explosion at the West
Fertilizer Plant in West, officials with Scotts Miracle-Gro in Tyler
said the plant housed in part of the old Goodyear plant on Texas Highway
31 west, said there are no highly flammable materials housed or used at
"We don’t use ammonia nitrate or anhydrous ammonia,” he said.
The West Fertilizer plant had the volatile anhydrous nitrate on hand, but the cause for the explosion and fire remains under investigation.