This Dublin Area Has Been Closed Off After Hazardous Chemicals Were Discovered

The substance was found this morning


A public area in Clondalkin has been closed off after hazardous substances were discovered.

Oatfield Drive in Neilstown has been cordoned off for most of the day after a member of the public found the "highly-hazardous chemical substance".

According to The Sun, four fire brigades and two specialist units attended the scene and efforts are ongoing to identify the chemical.

A spokesperson for Dublin Fire Brigade told the newspaper that the Environmental Protection Agency has been informed and the substance will be removed later today.

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