Mysterious gas-like odor traced to grease producer in Etobicoke


Chris Fox, CP24.com


Revealed Wednesday, January 15, 2020 9:49AM EST


Final Up to date Wednesday, January 15, 2020 12:02PM EST

A mysterious gas-like odor that has prompted dozens of individuals to name 911 since late Tuesday evening has been traced to a grease producer in Etobicoke.

The requires the odor of pure fuel had been largely from residents within the southwestern a part of town however weren’t concentrated in any explicit neighbourhood, leaving emergency officers scratching their heads as they labored to find out the supply of the odor.

Toronto Hearth says that there have been greater than 60 calls on Tuesday evening and one other 20 on Wednesday morning.

At one level, seven Enbridge vans had been patrolling town in an try to pinpoint the supply of the odor.

Hearth officers, nonetheless, now inform CP24 that the odor has been traced to the Battenfield Grease manufacturing plant close to Kipling Avenue and The Queensway in Etobicoke.

The odor got here from a producing ingredient, officers say.

There may be not believed to be any public security danger consequently.