Up to 18 members of staff at Grays International are currently in quarantine after an ‘unknown orange powder’ was released from a container.
The premises in Brook Way, Ivyhouse Lane, Hastings, is in lock down.
The powder has been taken for testing and anyone who came into contact with it quarantined.
Staff members are believed to have been quarantined for up to three hours already and those who have not been in contact with the container are not being allowed into the building.
We are awaiting more details from the emergency services.
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