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White powdery substance at post office was yeast

by Jolene Toves

Guam - Local and federal first responders converged at the post office's Barrigada main facility this morning after a report was made just after eight o'clock about a white powdery substance that was found in the receiving area.

Guam Fire Department spokesperson Lt. Ed Artero said, "Right now our HAZMAT Entry Team has found the substance they did a test for Ph levels negative reaction on the ph so our next course of action is to do a test for anthrax, botulism and ricin."

All tests came up negative for anything hazardous and instead it turned out to be yeast.

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