An Eagle story from September 2006 reported that the Texas State Chemist's office moved from Reed McDonald to new quarters on Agronomy Road.
It did get a little spooky sometimes:
"Dave Mayes, associate head of agriculture communications for the A&M System and a former Battalion editor, has worked in the Reed McDonald Building for several years. He said the chemists upstairs were not always typical office neighbors.
" 'You were never sure what you would see in the elevator,' he said. "There were people in white lab coats with trays or carts of who-knows-what. You would think, "Hmm, that's interesting." ' "