Tuesday, August 16, 2005

Chemistry Quiz

What do you get when you combine copper gluconate and hydrogenated cottonseed oil?
First one to answer in the comments wins some sort of prize.

10 comments:

soren said...

linoleum?

Paul said...

Certs

Paul said...

Thanks to Google. I always figure that being able to research quickly is just as good as being smart.

So--what the hell do I win?

Johnny B said...

Technically Paul, I'm not sure you got it. If I said, "what is milk and cream" and you said Ice Cream, would you be right? Yes, those ingredients are _in_ Certs, but they're not Certs per se.

Paul said...

OK--its what actually absorbs the odors in your mouth.

soren said...

my answer was based on something improperly remembered from an old Barnes & Barnes album. I don't need the internet to come up with the wrong answer.

Johnny B said...

Paul, you're closer. That old Certs company's got a name for the chemical compound. Think of the old commercials.

Paul said...

Retsin

Johnny B said...

There you go! Congrats!

Paul said...

What do I win?