Tear gas is rarely fatal. But its health risks are numerous, as the toxic substance leaves behind a hazardous residue that blankets everything exposed to it. If not quickly decontaminated, it can cause skin irritation and sometimes more serious ailments like respiratory problems, motor control loss, and heart and liver damage. Bio-One technicians use the latest technology to properly clean personal and commercial settings in Chicago Area.
Tear gas residue does not recede with time, as least not quickly enough.