[Sca-cooks] A Warning Was Cleaning metal
Daniel & Elizabeth Phelps
dephelps at embarqmail.com
Wed Sep 17 19:26:58 PDT 2008
> A friend suggested putting the item in a black plastic bag, covering it
> with ammonia, and putting it in the sun to heat up for a couple of hours.
> Ammonia is not as toxic as oven cleaner, just don't mix it with vinegar or
> another acid. I haven't tried this myself.
Do we have a chemist on the list?
While I am not a chemist... please... please... under no cercumstances mix
ammonia with chlorine bleach either. It is my understanding that the gas
generated in the reaction of those two substances is quite toxic.
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