The fertilizer plant explosion killed at least 14 and wounded over 200, according to NBC News.
To this day, alcohol pays heavier taxes than milk, and gasoline pays heavier taxes than fertilizer.
Police in Thailand recently investigated a case in which five human skulls were found in a fertilizer bag.
Any of a large number of natural and synthetic materials, including manure and compounds containing nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium, spread on or worked into soil to increase its capacity to support plant growth. Synthetic fertilizers can greatly increase the productivity of soil but have high energy costs, since fossil fuels are required as a source of hydrogen, which is necessary to fix nitrogen in ammonia.