BOISE: Ultrasonic humidifiers that aerosolize
water pose a health hazard if tap water is used in them, since minerals and other materials dissolved in the water may be released as particles small enough to be inhaled deep into the lungs.
The ideal bioweapon is hard to detect from the usual microbial flora, has person-to-person spread, and is easy to aerosolize
Both of these jobs are dust-inducing activities known to aerosolize
bat guano [National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) 1997] and were the greatest job-duty risk factors identified in this investigation.
Aum Shinrikyo members testified that the odors were caused by their efforts to aerosolize
a liquid suspension of Bacillus anthracis in an attempt to cause an inhalational anthrax epidemic.
The study utilized the AKITA2 APIXNEB inhalation system to aerosolize
Prolastin for inhalation.
Rose said that hot tub jets aerosolize
the mycobacteria, allowing them to spread throughout a room.