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Burning aluminum foil produces toxic fumes?

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Burning aluminum foil produces toxic fumes?

Postby kenan » Wed Jun 27, 2012 10:52 am

I felt bored and stuck a piece of aluminum foil into the flame of a candle. My friend told me that it produces toxic fumes that cause cancer or something. Is this true? If so, what other harmful things does it do?
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Burning aluminum foil produces toxic fumes?

Postby lindly » Wed Jun 27, 2012 10:53 am

it burns in air to produce aluminum oxide an inert and non-dangerous compound
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