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If orpiment is toxic, how long before it should kill you, or is it harmless to humans?

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asked Sep 28, 2016 by epicman2431 (120 points)

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It contains arsenic. You should wash your exposed areas after handling it. For more information type orpiment into your browser and select our site's page on orpiment.
answered Sep 29, 2016 by Weasel (58,280 points)