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Old 12-10-2010, 09:44 PM   #1 
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Question HELP! getting sticky stuff off plant...

I recently bought a new fake plant for Lonnie, and when I peeled the label off the bottom, there is still glue there! I tried washing it, but it won't come off! how can I get it off? I know I definitely can't use soap. I have heard vinegar is safe, but I wanted to check. Thanks!
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Old 12-10-2010, 09:57 PM   #2 
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Yes, vinegar is safe. If the stuff doesn't come off if I were you I wouldn't use that plant, though.
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Old 12-10-2010, 10:43 PM   #3 
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Running it under hot or cold water loosens the paste too.
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Old 12-10-2010, 11:09 PM   #4 
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I don't think the sticky stuff is harmful so much...but someone on this forum I don't remember who (thank you to who ever it was btw) but to use orange peal to get the sticky/glue stuff off a tank I had got used and it worked wonders....I took the peal off a fresh orange and rubbed it on the glue residue and it came right off...a little elbow grease was still needed but it dissolved and was easily removed...awesome......
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