Fracking Chemical of the Day: BENZENE

BENZENE
Immediate signs and symptoms of exposure to benzene People who breathe in high levels of benzene may develop the following signs and symptoms within minutes to several hours:

Drowsiness
Dizziness
Rapid or irregular heartbeat
Headaches
Tremors
Confusion
Unconsciousness Death (at very high levels)

Eating foods or drinking beverages containing high levels of benzene can cause the following symptoms within minutes to several hours:

Vomiting
Irritation of the stomach
Dizziness
Sleepiness
Convulsions
Rapid or irregular heartbeat
Death (at very high levels)