SINGAPORE: A fire involving a large pile of recycled waste broke out in Woodlands Industrial Park on Saturday morning (September 17).
Firefighters were called to 66 Woodlands Industrial Park around 8:40 am on Saturday morning, where a pile of recycling waste measuring approximately 100m by 100m and 8m high caught fire.
The Singapore Civil Defense Force (SCDF) surrounded and contained the fire.
About 25 workers had evacuated before the arrival of firefighters. Police and SCDF evacuated around 90 people from neighboring premises as a security measure.