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Age ID required for handwash.

Discussion in 'Personal' started by Duke of York, Feb 24, 2016.

  1. Duke of York

    Duke of York Star commenter

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-news-from-elsewhere-35650783

    Sweden has banned the sale of hand sanitiser gel from shop shelves because kids have been getting drunk on it. Apparently it can contain 85% alcohol and when mixed with fruit juice, it's almost palatable.

    This is what happens when you stop them buying glue. What's going to be next?
     
  2. HelenREMfan

    HelenREMfan Star commenter

    At least they will be clean.....
     
  3. Didactylos4

    Didactylos4 Star commenter

    Inside and out
     
  4. Middlemarch

    Middlemarch Star commenter

    it's what happens when you make the price of alcohol so insanely high as it is in Sweden.
     
    FrankWolley and sabrinakat like this.
  5. burajda

    burajda Star commenter

    There is a problem with Hand sanitiser being stolen from hospitals by alkies.
     
  6. sabrinakat

    sabrinakat Star commenter

    I remember having to show ID in a shop in Oxford to buy teaspoons after having just bought cigarettes (no ID asked for at that point).....

    But hand gel? Yee gads - can't the kids try the 'trick' of adding water to the clear spirits in mom and dad's drinks cabinet? Worked for us.....
     
  7. FrankWolley

    FrankWolley Star commenter

    Life hasn't been the same since schools stopped using Banda sheets, in my experience... ;)
     
    racroesus likes this.
  8. kibosh

    kibosh Star commenter

    Fruit juice?
     

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