Two people in a state of temperament have been taken to Christchurch Hospital following the evacuation of the University of Canterbury's Biology Department.
The Fire and Emergency Service said that tonight after reports of chemical odors, it was invited to the University of Ilam campus at. 6.30
The building was evacuated and Sv. John evaluated two people.
There are still five fire engines, as well as a dangerous material unit.
The fire and emergency said they did not know if the chemicals were spilled or not.