Glutaraldehyde: spill of a common disinfectant requires hazmat team

We thought this recent news item on chron.com, a Houston Chronicle news site, was interesting.

Glutaraldehyde is used to disinfect items that cannot be subjected to disinfection by high heat. It’s often found in medical environments.

If you’d like to know more about the respiratory hazards associated with glutaraldehyde, we blogged about it last year.

 

 

 

http://www.chron.com/default/article/Two-treated-for-chemical-exposure-at-Chase-Tower-4983485.php

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