Archive for Chemical Weapons
Imagine that you lived in a world where all the products you put on your body were made by companies that were entirely unregulated and had complete freedom to put in any number of chemical fillers as long as it did the job (even just temporarily!) Read the rest of this entry »
Ebola-Reston virus (REBOV) has only previously been seen in monkeys and humans – and has not caused illness.
An office worker cleaning a fridge full of rotten food created a smell so noxious that it sent seven co-workers to the hospital and made many others ill. Firefighters had to evacuate the building after the fumes led someone to call 911. What crews found was an unplugged refrigerator crammed with moldy food.
An enterprising office worker had decided to clean it out, placing the food in a conference room while using two cleaning chemicals to scrub down the mess.
The mixture of old lunches and disinfectant caused 28 people to need treatment for vomiting and nausea.