Re: [MedievalSawdust] Digest Number 1025
>I remember the statements as saying "at least a month" for all theActually that's for all the solvents to evaporate. The "heavy metals"
>heavy metals to get sealed inside the finish so they couldn't be
>consumed in general...
are still leachable, though, again, the ones listed as commonly used
are generally considered to be essential trace elements or have very
low toxicities. The only one I've ever heard of causing poisoning is
zinc, and then, only in the case of people welding galvanized steel.
My multi-vitamin contains 15 mgs of the stuff.