Distillex fined £39,000 for fire which rocked a city

Solvent recoverer Distillex was fined a modest £39,000 for health and safety offences after a fire which destroyed its Tyneside site, closed local transport links and necessitated the evacuation of 500 people. The incident cost the company over £1 million.

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