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Re: CO2 from Carbon Electrode

On Tue, 2 Dec 1997 03:48:10 -0500 (EST), you wrote:

>Date: Mon, 1 Dec 1997 22:11:40 -0500
>From: krombhol at teclink_net (Paul Krombholz)
>Subject: Re: CO2 from Carbon Electrode
>Getting CO2 by electrolysis has got to be the most expensive way of
>producing CO2 short of burning diamonds.  Sugar and yeast is a lot cheaper
>than carbon electrodes and electric current, not to mention the cost of the
>apparatus.  The 4% CO2 in my breath is absolutely free.  While I was
>reading today's APD I breathed into a plastic bag enough 4% CO2 to supply
>three 15 gallon tanks for two days.

For your personal safety, I'd have to recommend not wearing a plastic
bag on your head while reading email.  You may find that it will have
adverse effects..

Sorry, couldn't resist...
Brian T Forsythe
crom at cris_com