Fire ? Re: skin contact with acrylamide
Patrick F.H. Lai
pfhlai at LOOKSMART.COM
Thu Jul 23 00:58:43 EST 1998
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... I don't mean to be insensitive, but I just can't believe
anyone would be so foolish as to poison themselves and then post to a
newsgroup and sit around waiting for a response before dealing with the=
situation. What does this person do when the lab is on fire? Post to
alt.sci.physics to see what is the best way to extinguish it? Four day=
later the lab is a pile of smoldering cinders and our friend is still
sitting patiently at the computer waiting for a bunch of over-educated
knuckle-heads to finish arguing over the theoretical combustibility of
<mwcrepeau at ucdavis.edu>
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If this does indeed happen, your friend sitting patiently at the
computer must have received some really good response so that he / she
and the computer in the lab can become fire-proof !!! :-)
FYI, the original poster, Helene, did wash her arm with soap and
water, as any sensible person would do. She apparently posted her msg =
afterwards to ask if things would get worse.
How are you, Helene ? Seen a doctor yet ?
Hope everything's alright.
LookSmart =85 or keep looking.
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