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Wasabi Smoke Alarm

Photo Source: Stafford Volunteer, VA Fire Department

To warn deaf people of fire, scientists in Japan developed a smoke detector that puffs a wasabi scent instead of sounding an alarm.

So, if the smell of fire won’t wake your senses, the wasabi scent is said to wake you in two and a half minutes.

Source: Newslite

2 Comments on “Wasabi Smoke Alarm”

  1. #1 Kitchen Canisters ·
    on Nov 9th, 2010 at 2:01 pm

    smoke alarms are always great investment if you want to avoid having your home burned to the ground *

  2. #2 Isobel Percontino
    on Nov 21st, 2012 at 8:19 pm

    Smoke alarms are always great because they can protect your property against fires.

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