Asbestos in your beer

2016-01-23

Had a few? Most likely you are not aware that there could be ASBESTOS in beer! Asbestos beer filters Filtration of beer is quite a new development, considering the 6,000 year old history of brewing. The first beer filters from the 1880s was made of paper leaves, but the next generation of beer filters, was designed to house pulp cakes which where prepared from cotton fibers mixed with asbestos. [source]…

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Asbestos in beer – Myth or fact?

asbestos in beer
2016-01-23

Had a few? Most likely you are not aware that there could be ASBESTOS in beer. Asbestos beer filters Filtration of beer is quite a new development, considering the 6,000 year old history of brewing. The first beer filters from the 1880s was made of paper leaves, but the next generation of beer filters, was designed to house pulp cakes which where prepared from cotton fibers mixed with asbestos. [source]…

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Asbestos in your wine

2016-01-13

Do you like wine? As a matter of fact, you might have been drinking ASBESTOS all along ASBESTOS in your wine? Alcohol might be harmless in small doses, but what about drinking asbestos? All wine-producing countries use asbestos filters for clarifying wine fluids principally in order to improve their appearance, and get rid of unwanted particles that blur the fluid. Asbestos loose-filtering beds allow as much clear wine to pass…

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Asbestos in wine – common contaminant

2016-01-13

Do you like wine? As a matter of fact, you might have been drinking asbestos all along Asbestos in wine? Alcohol might be harmless in small doses, but what about drinking asbestos? All wine-producing countries use asbestos filters for clarifying wine fluids principally in order to improve their appearance, and get rid of unwanted particles that blur the fluid. Asbestos loose-filtering beds allow as much clear wine to pass through…

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