The Alternatives to Lead Shot?

Answer Lead shot has disadvantages, namely that when discharged in the wild it can poison waterfowl, which accidentally ingest the shot because they mistake it for small pebbles. Hunters may also be conce... Read More »

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Alternatives to Lead Seal in Cast Iron Drain Pipes?

Lead should never be permitted to enter the water system. Whether a potable water supply or drain line, lead is a poisonous mineral to all types of life. Allowing lead to enter drainage water will ... Read More »

How to Make Lead Shot?

Lead shot is commonly used as ammunition for shotguns but has non-firearm applications as well. These small balls of lead can be made by dropping molten lead from a height great enough to allow it ... Read More »

Is there a way to see if homegrown tomatoes have lead content due to lead dust in the soil?

If you are on the Depo shot but took antibiotics or your also on a hormone pill will that conter act the shot to not work?

Answer Antibiotics are notorious for reducing the effects of birth control.