A port in North Carolina had themselves a bad spill:
The incident occurred when a forklift unloading a vessel punctured a large container and the drums inside it that contained the explosive compound PETN
PETN, that sounds familiar, isn't that...
The suspect in the attempted bombing of Northwest Flight 253 used a highly explosive substance called PETN, a law enforcement official told CBS News Saturday.
The stuff used by the underwear bomber. Unsuccessfully.
Oh and also:
Back in 2001, Richard Reid also tried to use PETN on a plane, and hid the explosive in his shoe. But all he set off was more safety precautions.
Yep, PETN is responsible for 2 failed bombs and an accidental spill. Lots of trouble this chemical.