Another food processing grow went up in fire flames last weekend. Add this particular pouy business in California to the growing list of ALL OF US food plants that have been bumped offline in the past year due to “ accidental fires . ”
Los Angeles-based KTLA reported QC Pouy processing plant within Montebello, California, located just east of East La and southwest of San Gabriel Valley, caught fireplace around 1600 local period Sunday. Firefighters responded to the large industrial plant as weighty smoke billowed from the roof.
“ As members [firefighters] began to set up, the fire was improved to a third alarm commercial fire. Firefighters initially had taken a defensive stance plus held the fire from spreading to any other close by structures, ” Montebello Fire Department said . The fire has been declared “ knocked down” by 2000 local time.
KTLA said there was clearly no damage to other constructing structures nearby. The fire’s cause is unknown…
While the fire seems insignificant, it’s portion of a much larger issue of a spate of mysterious fires taking out America’s food supply chain one by one over the last year.
We tallied a list in June of the couple dozen or more meals processing plants that have caught fire (find the list here ).
Some on Tweets questioned if America’s foods industry is being sabotaged…
.. nothing to see here (story count of “ food plant fire” in every media outlets).
Remember who wants the world to “ eat bugs “: