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A pipe broke at a sewage treatment plant in Fort Lauderdale, FL, and leaked 400 to 600 gallons of hydrogen peroxide, officials said.

Workers are now cleaning up the spill, which occurred Monday at 5:20 p.m.

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The chemical spilled into a holding tank when the pipe broke at the sewage treatment plant. Crews worked through the night to safely remove about 400 to 600 gallons of the highly-concentrated chemical.

The biggest concern is hydrogen peroxide reacts with anything organic, said city spokesman Chaz Adams. He said HazMat crews used buckets to remove the chemical from the tank.

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There were no injuries in the incident and some surrounding evacuated as a precaution.

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