Recent Examples on the WebSome of the benzene that hadn't already soaked into the ground burned up, along with cars containing ethyl ether and acrylonitrile, a volatile compound used to make plastics and acrylic fibers.
Dennis Pillion, AL.com, 6 Jan. 2018
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