Fart Limit

Thanks to Vsauce for bringing this particular issue to our attention. The TL;DR of that video is:

Enter OSHA:

So I guess it is in fact possible.

As an aside, I found it quite disappointing that the Listen button on the “What’s a Fart” page on KidsHealth.org doesn’t make a fart sound. I mean, what else was that button supposed to do?

KidsHealth: What’s a Fart?

  1. https://web.archive.org/web/20210614200353/https://www.houstonmethodist.org/blog/articles/2020/oct/flatulence-everything-you-wanted-to-know-about-farting/↩︎

  2. https://www.chemistryworld.com/news/explainer-the-chemistry-of-farts/2500168.article↩︎

  3. https://www.osha.gov/hydrogen-sulfide/hazards↩︎