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Dangers of DHMO
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Understanding in the place of indifference
Compassion in the place of cruelty
Action in the place of apathy
Peace in the place of violence
Mercy in the place of vengeance
As part of an effort to increase safety in the workplace a few years back, I had everyone sign a document to state they had read and understood the risks of DHMO, and had all DHMO bottles labelled with appropriate cautions
Modern SDS's use simpler language, and my current boss is a chemistry major, so I doubt I could get away with it again.
Edit: just checked a 2013 SDS,
SDS for DHMO wrote: "INHALED
Acute overexposure: Inhalation can result in asphyxiation and is often fatal.
Chronic overexposure: Chronic inhalation overexposure not encountered."
That's about as good as it gets, the rest is all pretty dull.
Though it does have the LD50 for Rats and a warning about explosions if mixed with sodium metal
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