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FYI...on the www:shaving brushes and anthrax

Postby fallingwickets » Tue May 02, 2017 5:04 am

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Re: FYI...on the www:shaving brushes and anthrax

Postby Rufus » Tue May 02, 2017 7:01 am

Do Anthrax spores live for 80+ years? The article doesn't address this, although by implication one could conclude that they do.
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Re: FYI...on the www:shaving brushes and anthrax

Postby ShadowsDad » Tue May 02, 2017 7:28 am

They can live that long under the right conditions.

There is an island off of Scotland where anthrax was tested, and as of 40 years ago (from what I remember) it wouldn't be habitable for another 60 years or so.

Here's the story: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/scotland/1457035.stm

My info was old, they decontaminated it.
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Re: FYI...on the www:shaving brushes and anthrax

Postby brothers » Tue May 02, 2017 8:31 am

Fascinating article. Thanks.
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