Perils to Wildland Firefighters

In the spring of 2004 I was heading into my fourth full season as a member of the Alpine Interagency Hotshot Crew. The Alpine Hotshots are a twenty person wildland firefighting crew that is sponsored by the National Park Service and has the pleasure of being based out of Rocky Mountain National Park in Estes…

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Hydrogen Cyanide; MSDS

In depth scientific review of hydrogen cyanide and it's physiological impact. The MSDS includes hydrogen cyanide as a byproduct in fires involving some nitrogen-containing polymers, often found in fibers used in fabrics, upholstery covers, and padding. (Tsuchiya and Sumi, 1977). Hydrogen Cyanide; MSDS; CAS Registry Number:  74-90-8  

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