Cautious Chemistry Corner #2: Methyl Alcohol Again

Another chemistry demonstration accident has happened. This one was at a museum in Nevada. In preliminary reports, it looks as if several children were injured. One child was held overnight in the hospital. See the article posted on Yahoo News. (Thanks to Tom Kuntzleman for the link.)

The ACS Committee on Chemical Safety just released a statement regarding the "Tornado Experiment".

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