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Re: non-flammable product and the perfect scissors

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Rdunkelart_at_TeacherArtExchange
Date: Sat Oct 13 2001 - 12:54:28 PDT


In a message dated 10/13/01 6:14:50 AM Central Daylight Time,
nredfern@worldnet.att.net writes:

<< 1 - Is there a product that makes paper less flammable? I want to make
 lumminarias with my students but want to make them less dangerous. I
 know you can buy already made lumminarias that are made that way. >>

It seems that I have read that soaking paper in baking soda water will make
it less flame retardant - but don;t take my work for it - make a trial run of
burning a bag
that is soaked in the soda water and dried. Roberta

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