A test of fire-suppression foam by a company near San Jose Mineta International Airport went awry, filling nearby streets with the white substance. Susie Steimle reports. (11-18-16)From abc7news:
"I don't advise you to go play in it like bubbles in the bathtub," Matlow said.
A cyclist couldn't resist.
"In the middle, it's probably like 10 feet tall," said cyclist Blake Harrington.
As a concentrate, the Aqueous film forming agent is a carcinogen and irritant. It's technically safe in foam form, but San Francisco Baykeeper is worried about wildlife.
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FOAM GUY SPEAKS: Bicyclist Blake Rides Through FOAM BLOB in Santa Clara
A man went on a joyride through the massive foam blob in Santa Clara, CA on Friday, Nov. 18, 2016.
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