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August 06, 2020/Bulletin

7 August 2020 Bulletin

Featured this week Carbon tetrachloride Carbon tetrachloride is a clear, colourless liquid. It has a sweet, heavy odour, and is non-flammable. It is also called by other names, including: carbon chloride, benziform, perchloromethane, methane...

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July 30, 2020/Bulletin

31 July 2020 Bulletin

Featured this week Dichloromethane Dichloromethane (DCM)—also known as methylene chloride—is a clear colourless liquid. It is highly volatile and has a sweet smell. It has been classified as a Category 3 carcinogen: possibly carcinogenic, but.

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July 23, 2020/Bulletin

24 July 2020 Bulletin

Featured this week Methyl Chloride Methyl chloride—aka chloromethane—is a clear, colourless, and highly flammable gas. It is a naturally occurring ubiquitous gas, that has a faint, but sweet odour. Its chemical formula is CH3CI. [1,2,3]...

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