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How Does Powdered Alcohol Work?

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A new product, called Palcohol, allows people to get drunk off powdered alcohol. How can you make alcohol into a powdered form, and is it safe to consume? Laci discusses the history of powdered alcohol, how it works, and when you might see this product in a liquor store near you. Read More: Palcohol Official Website http://www.palcohol.com/ Powdered alcohol approval was an error http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/04/21/newser-powdered-alcohol/7960361/ "A product called 'Palcohol' gained widespread attention online in recent days after it was reported that the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau approved the powdered alcohol, including vodka and rum varieties." The Science Behind Powdered Alcohol, the Latest Way to Get Drunk http://yro.slashdot.org/submission/3503253/the-science-behind-powdered-alcohol-the-latest-way-to-get-drunk?sdsrc=rel "Last week, the US Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau approved Palcohol, a powdered alcohol product that you can either use to turn water into a presumably not-that-delicious marg or to snort if you don't care too much about your brain cells." Powdered Alcohol: 3 Important Things You Should Know http://gizmodo.com/powdered-alcohol-3-important-things-you-should-know-1565706005 "Over the last couple of days you might've heard that a company called Palcohol has been cleared to market powdered alcohol in the United States." Preparation of an alcohol-containing powder https://www.google.com/patents/US3821433?dq=alcohol-containing+powder&hl=en&sa=X&ei=kXZVU9TTKJLJsQT81YGQAw&ved=0CDUQ6AEwAA "Flowable powders having up to 60 percent ethyl alcohol content are prepared by the sorption of the alcohol with bulked, low dextrose equivalent dextrins." Watch More: Can You Butt-Chug Powdered Alcohol? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OT7RnA6OLBE ____________________ DNews is dedicated to satisfying your curiosity and to bringing you mind-bending stories & perspectives you won't find anywhere else! New videos twice daily. Watch More DNews on TestTube http://testtube.com/dnews Subscribe now! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=dnewschannel DNews on Twitter http://twitter.com/dnews Trace Dominguez on Twitter https://twitter.com/tracedominguez Tara Long on Twitter https://twitter.com/TaraLongest Laci Green on Twitter http://twitter.com/gogreen18 DNews on Facebook https://facebook.com/DiscoveryNews DNews on Google+ http://gplus.to/dnews Discovery News http://discoverynews.com Download the TestTube App: http://testu.be/1ndmmMq