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Old 07-24-2010, 06:03 PM   #1
Apr 2009
Portland, OR
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I bet you didn't feel as bad as these guys!

B.C. Brewery Fermentation Tank Explodes:

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Old 07-24-2010, 06:11 PM   #2
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Wow, that's nuts!

Good find.
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Old 07-24-2010, 07:18 PM   #3
Jun 2009
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I hope they have a combined sewer system and all that beer ended up in a treatment plant. Otherwise, that's a huge BOD loading to put into a river.

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Old 07-24-2010, 07:18 PM   #4
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That article sucks with no pictures though.
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