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Old 05-31-2005, 01:01 PM   #1
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is PVC cement safe?

I'm gonna be finishing up my sump setup soon, and I just wanted to be sure....is PVC cement fish safe? (once it's dried, of course)
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Old 05-31-2005, 01:21 PM   #2
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Get oateys "black label" if you want to be certain, however any PVC cement that has "for use with potable water" is totally safe once its dried.

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It's safe, just wait 24 hrs. after cementing before using. Even though it dries quickly there are always toxic fumes.
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Yup its safe.
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