Physical Sciences 824 Update

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July 28, 2004

Margie Yu
Public Affairs Specialist 
(323) 343-3047



Cal State L.A. 
Office of Public Affairs 
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Fax: (323) 343-6405

For immediate release:
Cal State L.A. Physical Sciences Building
Chemistry Lab Update

A small explosion in Physical Sciences 824 occurred at about 9 p.m. on Tuesday, July 27. Three students were treated by paramedics on campus, then taken to local hospitals and released. The room was evacuated and sealed. Other students were present and sustained no injuries. The cause of the explosion is under investigation. No major damage was reported to the lab, which reopened at noon today. There were no labs scheduled for Wednesday, July 28. Students scheduled in PS 824 should attend their labs at their regularly scheduled times.

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