Saturday, January 9, 2010

Burning deodorant

Yesterday, for no apparent reason, a smallish chunk fell out of my deodorant. Being a (mostly) responsible scientist, the only possible thing I could do with about 10ccs of solid mystery stuffs is... BURN IT!

Unfortunately, it didn't burn very well. I used a cotton wick that burned slowly, and while it melted quickly, only a little of what melted caught fire. What did burn burned with a whitish flame.

The ingredients are:


@eloh said...

I have several pieces of furniture that bear the scars of a young mans fascination with burning things.

The EGE said...

I'm usually sane enough to burn stuff outside, either on the driveway or in a metal pot lid I have. Usually.