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The uncharacteristic smell is caused by the presence of trace amounts of a chemical called 2,4,6-tribromoanisole. The source of 2,4,6-tribromoanisole is believed to be the breakdown of a chemical used to treat wooden pallets that transport and store packaging materials. The health effects of this compound have not been well studied, and to date all of the observed events reported to McNeil were temporary and non-serious.
NEW YEAR’S DAY DANGER: New Year’s is just around the corner. Beware of the walk home after the party– especially if you’ve been drinking. Studies show that more pedestrians are killed on the first day of the year than on any other day and many of those killed have elevated blood alcohol levels. The researchers say if you’re walking you should also be cautious of drivers who may have also been drinking.