Is pepper spray made out of pepper?

Answer The primary ingredient in pepper spray is Capsaicin which is the active component of chili peppers. It is an irritant for mammals, including humans, and produces a sensation of burning in any tiss... Read More »

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What pepper is hotter jalapeno pepper or a Chile pepper?

I believe that a jalapeño pepper is a type of chili pepper. Um it is

Planting green pepper seeds from a store pepper - can it be done?

It's possible that the seeds will germinate Kala, but you've no idea what kind of pepper you're going to get, since virtually all peppers one buys in a grocery will be a hybrid, and they won't prod... Read More »

How do I refill a pepper spray?

Check that the trigger is in safety position. Holding the device away from your face and others, unscrew the end cap from the bottom of the pepper spray device. Slightly pull out the empty pepper s... Read More »

Inhaled pepper spray?

Capsaicin, the active ingredient in pepper spray is intended not to be lethal, but it does make treatment difficult. It binds to neuroreceptors and increases irriation which results in swelling, ra... Read More »