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[EG] Explosion at Foxconn's Chengdu Plant.(VIDEO)

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An explosion occurred at Foxconn's Chengdu plant earlier today, with reports claiming several workers have been injured. The Taiwanese company has yet to release a statement regarding figures and the cause of this tragedy, but according to 21st Century Business Herald, witnesses saw a lightning hit the A05 building before the explosion took place -- it is believed that this is a case of dust explosion, and security guards were allegedly telling evacuees that the smoke was toxic.
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Toxic dust smoke?
    
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Toxic dust smoke?
A lot of pc parts are produced through there, including batteries.
Not to mention, burning plastic isn't exactly healthy.
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oh lord!!!!!

Let's hope 990fx mobos wont be delayed by this!!!! (Optimistic)
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A lot of pc parts are produced through there, including batteries.
Not to mention, burning plastic isn't exactly healthy.
Gotcha. Makes cigarettes sound healthy.
    
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What a way to start off a Friday.
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A lot of pc parts are produced through there, including batteries.
Not to mention, burning plastic isn't exactly healthy.
Yup, the chemicals used to make PCB and stuff is not healthy.
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Yeesh. Even Foxconn's factories are committing suicide.
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Rapture!!!
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noooo the end of the world begins........
back on topic, how would this affect am3+ boards
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