Home | Community | Message Board

Kratom Eye
Please support our sponsors.

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Welcome to the Shroomery Message Board! You are experiencing a small sample of what the site has to offer. Please login or register to post messages and view our exclusive members-only content. You'll gain access to additional forums, file attachments, board customizations, encrypted private messages, and much more!

Amazon Shop for: Vermiculite

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Registered: 05/31/01
Posts: 1
Last seen: 11 years, 2 months
    #331007 - 05/31/01 09:21 PM (15 years, 6 months ago)

I was wondering if anyone had heard about the EPA(Environmental Protection Agency) pulling vermiculite off the shelves? I was in a Wal-Mart about a week ago and they no longer carry it. I've been in several different Wal-Marts since then and they don't have it either... I inquired to one the Wally World Associates and he said that the EPA had pulled it from the shelves? If this is true, is there a substitute of some kind I could use for vermiculite? If anyone has an answer to either of those questions, please get back to me on it. In the meantime I'm going to scan through some of the other methods and see if I can find any other ways to get my babies started!

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator

Registered: 05/03/01
Posts: 18
Loc: iowa
Re: Vermiculite? [Re: klubkid36]
    #331018 - 05/31/01 09:29 PM (15 years, 6 months ago)

They have pulled vermiculite from the shelfs b/c some brands contain SMALL amounts of asbestos. The thing about asbestos is that its only harmful when inhaled....so if you're careful when mixing it, or wear one of those white dust masks, you'll be fine. Most likely, your mushies won't absorb it, and if you did you'd prolly be fine unless you're grinding them up and snorting them <lol> or eating MASSIVE doses, or just a shit ton of mushies over a period of time.

Demand freedom! www.lp.org

NeuroAtomik - Evolve!

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
World-BridgerKartikeya (DftS)
Male User Gallery

Registered: 04/27/01
Posts: 7,275
Loc: Erra - 20 Tauri - M45 Sta...
Last seen: 6 months, 9 days
Re: Vermiculite? [Re: klubkid36]
    #331368 - 06/01/01 07:59 AM (15 years, 6 months ago)

Vulcanic rock is a good substitute, i'm going to try it soon (i'm out of verm).

== :) Spread the Spores :) ==

== :) Free the Spores :) ==
Support the FSR

Spiritual being, living a human experience ... The Shroomery Mandala

Use, do not abuse; neither abstinence nor excess ever renders man happy.

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Jump to top. Pages: 1

Amazon Shop for: Vermiculite

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* I cant find just plain Vermiculite!!! Help any stores? boundeagle 649 17 09/06/07 10:22 PM
by impeachme2
* Asbestos in Vermiculite?! triplethreat 884 8 10/10/03 07:56 PM
by thisone
* vermiculite. where did it go? dirk gently 1,780 13 04/29/02 12:04 AM
by dirk gently
* Local Nnursery stopped selling vermiculite Transitional 1,103 5 06/18/04 07:31 PM
by Sev
* Vermiculite to increase humidity? MrNobody 1,519 7 02/15/02 09:55 AM
by vkk_
* Need big help w. a shelf like grow system!!!! Visigoth 1,241 13 07/05/03 12:24 PM
by I_Stain_Blue
* Where to find Vermiculite SethTheGreat 1,073 17 03/07/09 05:31 PM
by RedDevil420
* solid shelves for martha/greenhouse? *DELETED* spock1 700 5 10/21/07 03:57 AM
by Agave

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Magash, Shroomism, george castanza, Prisoner#1, RogerRabbit, Citric, total, FooMan, 13shrooms, stonesun, EvilMushroom666, cronicr, PussyFart
465 topic views. 11 members, 34 guests and 28 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Kratom Eye
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2016 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.036 seconds spending 0.005 seconds on 14 queries.