Residents living in the Lydford Road area of Alfreton are being urged by police to close their windows and doors as a precaution whilst emergency services tackle a fire.
Forty firefighters are currently at the scene trying to get the fire under control.
The fire, which broke out on an industrial estate at 12.10pm today has caused concern due to the smoke and possible harmful chemicals it may contain.
Lydford Road has been closed whilst firefighters tackle the blaze, the cause is not yet known.
More top news
Wet for most with strong coastal winds and feeling cool.
Persistent rain for many today, but drier tomorrow.
Police are investigating the death of an 11-year-old boy who died from serious electrical burns at a rail depot in Northamptonshire.