Chemistry

Dreamstime
January 03, 2018 - 3:13 pm
Governor Sam Brownback on Wednesday approved an executive order temporarily lifting regulations that restrict the hours semi-trucks hauling propane can operate. This action ensures that residential and agricultural users have access to fuel during the bitter cold that has settled over Kansas and...
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November 19, 2017 - 3:25 am
Krokodil is a synthetic opiod that destroys a user from the inside out. The drug is made from such ingredients as Codeine, gasoline and paint thinner. It will cause a person's skin to become necrotic, causing it to die and literally fall off the user's body. Via Christi officials say that it had...
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November 14, 2017 - 5:21 am
The Department of Homeland Security wants to place a chemical testing center at the site of the former Chilocco Indian School in Oklahoma, just miles from Arkansas City. Over the weekend, protesters stood at the Kansas/Oklahoma state line to make it known that they did not want these tests...
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May 22, 2017 - 7:56 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The city of Pretty Prairie has reached a deal with federal regulators designed to ensure its residents have safe drinking water. U.S. District Judge J. Thomas Marten approved the settlement Monday in litigation brought by the Environmental Protection Agency. The government...
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April 08, 2017 - 2:56 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — First responders and bystanders in Kansas will soon be able to administer life-saving drugs that stop the effects of opioid drug overdoses. Gov. Sam Brownback signed a bill Friday allowing first responders to administer drugs like naloxone, called "opioid antagonists." The drugs...
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