What Exposures to Chemicals May You have had?
Type of work or
Possible Exposure to Chemicals
CAS No: 111-76-2
Do you have some of these symptoms?
|No||Yes||Explain (some signs you've had too much of some kind of chemical exposure) chart|
Did you work on the Exxon Valdez oil spill cleanup? How do you feel?
Have you worked in the dry cleaning or Plastics business?
Have you spray painted cars?
OSHA sought input for 46,000 auto workers
|Have you cleaned your home with household cleaning products for a number of years? Which ones? 409 Cleaner? BP Bans Be Careful|
- but at what cost?
|Have you washed a boat with Lysol Tub 'n Tile? has a pesticide * Even Melaleuca?|
|Were you on one of the Navy ships that helped with the Exxon Valdez oil spill cleanup?|
|Were you a Gulf War Vet, 1991 GWV syndrome symptoms|
|Were you in the military since July, 1989?|
|Were you a spouse of a Gulf
War Vet or Exxon Valdez oil spill cleanup worker?
Theory on Second Hand Exposure to Solvents
|Do you make signs - Have your hands in 206 Sign Stripper? will need to find an MSDS from 2003 or prior - EGBE no longer disclosed|
|Are you a mechanic? What do you use to 'clean' your hands?|
|What about those who build and maintain airplanes - commercial & private? They work with paint - grease - cleaners, too|
|Is your drinking water safe - on land and on sea?|
|Do you know anyone who has worked in the mold division of a glass foundry? Some molds are made of steel.|
|What are the hazardous chemicals for those who work in a steel mill? ... as Robert Urich did.|
|I'll be OK - I take good care of myself|
|Maybe it's the benzene in the oil you were exposed to? benzene vs 2-butoxyethanol|
|Have you taken Accutane for acne?|
|What were you doing before you started sniffling?|
|High blood pressure from this?|
|Have you taken chemo therapy?|
|Simple Green - work exposure|
|Karachi oil spill - 2003 cleanup|
|1993 Prince William Sound Herring Run - 80% lost|
|Our Oceans' Marine Mammals?|
Frequent use of Laxatives can be Harmful C20H14O4 CAS No: 77-09-8
(eyes, respiratory system, skin)
|What exposures to mosquito spray and chlorine have the young & the elderly been exposed to?|
|Other - Have you worked with glues and varnishes when building or maintaining your home?|
|How to request information using the Freedom of Information Act|
Many people have been chemically poisoned and are unaware of it.
Description & Synonyms for this chemical
Symptoms of too much chemical exposure, plus more info on 2-butoxyethanol in general *
Check list - to find hemolytic anemia
- those exposed to too much 2-butoxyethanol
will have acquired hemolytic anemia
(very uncommon in the general population)
Hoping to find an accurate diagnosis - More things to check & helps
& an effective treatment (which may mean NO medications)
Open Letter to doctors
July 25, 2003
More Helps - 8-23-03 Wear Appropriate protective gear
2-butoxyethanol MSDS states:
Effects of Short term Exposure: The Substance Irritates the Eyes, the Skin and the Respiratory Tract. The substance could cause Central Nervous System depression and Liver and Kidney damage.
Effects of Long term or Repeated Exposure: The liquid defats the skin. The substance may have effects on the haematopoietic system, resulting in blood disorders.
From the victim's perspective - what might you notice?
Isn't 38% 2-butoxyethanol too much,
even for industrial-use products such as Corexit 9527?
Is the consumer unaware of the hazards of products strong in 2-butoxyethanol?
Is this a 'political' issue?
No - Issues of Human Life Transcend Politics
These are Life and Death issues
relating to 2-butoxyethanol poisoning...
It is found in many products
& may need to be expunged from the military
- It is NO help - It is like a 'land mine' in your camp
Personal Protective Equipment? Also
Other Exposures Shared by the Public
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