Inhaled toxins that can act quickly on the upper respiratory system or lungs with a variety of effects. This can happen slowly or quickly even become chronic. Toxic substances that enter the body by utilizing the system in the lungs, can be absorbed into the blood, and causing a toxic effect at the time of toxin action.
Some factory or industrial use some type of gas, which becomes very dangerous if inhaled. Chlorine found in pool water can be dangerous when separated from the water, meaning before the chlorine is mixed with pond water.
Toxic gas can also be separated in the chemical reaction, this happens when the cleaning products used simultaneously, for example bleach and disinfectant.
Handling of gas poisoning
- Move victim to good air circulation area and reassure the victim, it is expected the symptoms will soon disappear
- Remove or decontaminate clothing the victim (if the cause is the chemicals that easily evaporate
- Immediately tell the victim to the hospital to get further help