Ask The Flight Crew About Toxic Fumes…They Know

NEWS FLASH: A US Airways flight from Venice to Philadelphia was diverted to Dublin after its crew fell sick mid-flight. While crossing the Atlantic, seven of the nine crew members began complaining of nausea and dizziness. According to the Irish Mirror, a fume gas leak in the plane’s galley is to blame. Have you ever smelled “stinky…

To Infinity and Beyond? The Poison That Lasts (More Than) a Lifetime!

DDT (dichlorodiphenyltchloroethane) is an odorless, colorless and tasteless insecticide that was banned in the U.S. almost 40 years ago.  In fact, it was ultimately banned worldwide by the Stockholm Convention due to its known ability to cause cancer in humans and in wildlife.  Forty years is a long time but the aftermath of DDT still wreaks…