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Re: [APD] Re: replacing existing gravel
--- Vaughn Hopkins <hoppy1 at surewest_net> wrote:
> The easiest to find HCL (muriatic acid) is swimming pool
> acid, which
> comes in one gallon plastic jugs. That is what I would
> use if I wanted
> to do this, but working with that acid is a real pain.
> Also, taking a
> breath of the fumes is extremely hazardous. Disposing
> of the used
> acid is also a problem, since it isn't supposed to be
> just dumped
> anywhere, and it will kill grass if you dump it on your
> yard. Our
> environmental regulations say we have to take it to a
> material dump to discard it. So, why not just buy
> quartz sand sold
> very cheaply as masonry sand by places like Home Depot?
Or quartz filter sand sold at pool places.
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