Two workers have been burned by acid after a spillage at a Fonterra plant.
A Fire and Emergency New Zealand (FENZ) spokesman said fire crews were called to the factory in Auckland’s Takanini shortly after 2pm on Saturday.
«Two staff were affected by a spillage of caustic soda.
«Both of them received moderate injuries and the spillage has now been contained,» he said.
A St John spokeswoman said two vehicles had attended and one patient was transported to Middlemore Hospital in south Auckland.
WorkSafe have been notified of the incident and are making inquiries.