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Workers exposed to chemical at College of Nanoscale Science & Engineering

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Five workers unpacking a tool at the College of Nanoscale Science & Engineering were evaluated this morning after being exposed to a chemical they shouldn’t have been exposed to, Albany fire officials said. No serious injuries were reported. Three employees were taken for evaluation, two others refused medical treatment. The incident was called in at about 9:21 a.m. at a building at 141 Fuller Road. Workers were unpacking the tool, one the college will use ...


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Niskyboy
April 15, 2013
12:15 p.m.

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"According to an online search, the 30 percent hydrogen peroxide solution is 10 times as concentrated as the 3 percent hydrogen peroxide generally sold in stores."

You had to do a search to figure that out?

dlittlecook
April 15, 2013
12:26 p.m.

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Niskyboy.. HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA. I hope it was the reporter who did the search and not the Nanotech folks. Otherwise that might explain why the U.S. is falling so far behind in the Tech wars.

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