Benzene Poisoning: What To Do if You Are Exposed to Benzene

What smells sweet, is as colourless as water, burns like gasoline and may give you cancer? Well the clue is in the title – it’s benzene. Being part of crude oil and used in gasoline as an anti-knocking agent to make gas aka petrol engines work better, there’s a lot of it about. It’s not just in the oil industry where you can have exposure either. Naturally any occupational connection to transport will provide opportunity for exposure – truck drivers,See More… Benzene Poisoning: What To Do if You Are Exposed to Benzene