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Re: Acrylic paint in the kiln


Date: Thu Nov 23 2000 - 08:16:08 PST

In a message dated 11/22/00 5:35:42 PM Pacific Standard Time, writes:

I was sick as a dog. I had to evacuate my studio during the firing, it
damaged my lungs, ruined my kiln shelves. I was sick with respiratory
problems for three months, had to go on oxygen. Yep. you guessed
it...acrylic paint. When it burns it converts to deadly PCP or PBB's.
Don't do it!
Diannabanana >>
Thanks Dianna.....I remember this horror story but could not remember who
posted. Hope you are feeling better now! What an awful way to discover this
lethal problem.