Well, I just got the MSDS sheets back on Gallium. Prognosis for that
really amazing new alloy my manufacturer was going to start making my
pieces with: not good.
“Toxicological Information: Poison by subcutaneous and intravenous
routes. Eye, skin and mucous membrane irritant. Causes dermatitis and
depression of the bone marrow function.”
Just in case anybody cared to know, Peter Slone
P…S. Peter Rowe and other masters of the metallurgical universe:
When “they” say a given metal is dangerous, is that including any
alloys of the given metal?