Home | Community | Message Board


Sporeworks
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: ½ Pint Jars

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
OfflineGreyMatter
enthusiast

Registered: 03/26/02
Posts: 329
Loc: USA
Last seen: 12 years, 5 months
Boiling jars with foil left residue
    #592609 - 03/29/02 09:05 AM (14 years, 8 months ago)

I just boiled 6 jars in a pot just large enough for that many. Well, I did this last night and let it sit over night to cool then. So this morning I told them out and the jars had a white residue on the glass below the foil. And some of the foil turned dark. I suppose its from that. The thing that really sucks is that the residue is white and so it'll kinda make it harder to see whats going on inside. Blah......has anyone had this problem?
Oh, and when i took them out i noticed the rice flour gew in size cause of water. Is this because of heat alone and the water that was already inside? or could this also mean that some water got in? I think its probably because of the first statement.
Damn, im really worried about contams on these, their my first ones.....im scared! someone hold my hand....


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisibleDreaMaTrix
Shaman I am

Folding@home Statistics
Registered: 02/11/02
Posts: 3,125
Loc: Falling into place
Re: Boiling jars with foil left residue [Re: GreyMatter]
    #592630 - 03/29/02 09:41 AM (14 years, 8 months ago)

Ok, white residue, is probably calcium or something in the tap water, clean it off with a scourer or wire wool.

Blacking on tin foil, this is nothing to be concerned about, just a chemical reaction or something.

>Oh, and when i took them out i noticed the rice flour gew in size cause of water. Is this because of heat alone and the water that was already inside?

Try an experiment, go cook some rice for your dinner, it does 'swell', so do other grains, be calm, everything is going fine :wink: 


--------------------





"We are the one's we have been waiting for" - Hopi saying


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

Amazon Shop for: ½ Pint Jars

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> Mushroom Cultivation

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Had a question about boiling jars. zPhar 640 0 10/08/03 11:12 AM
by zPhar
* Boiling jars to sterilize NextKind 1,881 12 07/12/10 05:44 PM
by Fungal growth
* Success with boiling jars? phrozendata 1,558 10 10/14/01 05:31 PM
by PhuK
* boiling jars?? 4 ho cultivar 866 12 12/19/08 08:23 AM
by veda_sticks
* A Couple Quick Questions With Regard To Boiling Jars P2K1 927 8 09/15/08 08:56 PM
by veda_sticks
* Boiling Jars VS. Pressure Cookers
( 1 2 3 all )
The_Shr00m_Man 4,262 41 02/10/08 10:55 AM
by teaparty
* boiling jars. cloth necessary? ismokeweed 518 11 01/20/08 07:31 PM
by MYSTIQUE
* boiling jars berto23 598 8 05/03/04 06:37 PM
by ILoveCowShit

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
494 topic views. 14 members, 76 guests and 19 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:

Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2016 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.028 seconds spending 0.004 seconds on 14 queries.