In search of the fatberg: a descent to the dark world of London's sewers
Why my editor didn’t go for the idea, I will never know ... A gas detector is lowered into the hole and we must then wait for five minutes to ensure there are no dangerous fumes. Methane is the main problem, and, in case we encounter gas unexpectedly ...
10 of the Most Dangerous Chemicals in the World
We've got historic poisons that have claimed the lives of millions in a sinister manner, along with a couple of chemicals that might be ... glycol to be metabolized into the more dangerous oxalic acid. Keep it away from animals and pets, as they are ...
Avoid Toxins During Pregnancy
Be on the lookout for harmful fumes, strong odors and dangerous ingredients that are found in paint ... smell is often heightened during pregnancy. If something irritates your nose or just smells off, chances are it is nature's way of telling you to stay away.
Something smells like rotten eggs; why you should never ignore a "smelly" problem
Had this sewer gas leak continued, the outcome could have become a life threatening event to anyone inhaling the toxic gas fumes ... Smell: Sewer gas leaks smell like rotten eggs and have a lingering effect in the air. They will not simply “go away ...
Paraffin, Scented Candles Can Cause Cancer, Study Reveals
Whichever the reason behind it, though, it’s not something that will go away anytime soon, as ladies have shown ... it’s those who do it every day and then inhale the toxic fumes that should consider themselves warned. “The annual conference of ...