Death at DuPont
Posted by Alex Formuzis in Featured Articles
, Know Your Toxins
on 01 27th, 2010 | 2 Comments
Phosgene, a widely used chemical that can be lethal at concentrations of less than 2 parts per million, killed a DuPont employee who died Sunday (Jan. 24) after inhaling the gas one day earlier in an accident at a West Virginia plant. The chemical is used in the production of various pesticides and herbicides...