MU, Columbia Fire Department release findings on June lab explosion

Friday, July 9, 2010 | 5:00 p.m. CDT; updated 5:28 p.m. CDT, Saturday, July 10, 2010

COLUMBIA — Researchers in the MU lab where an anaerobic chamber exploded June 28 weren't following the chamber manufacturer's instructions and mixed hydrogen and nitrogen gas themselves instead of using premixed gas.