Archive for February 7th, 2013

Long-term Paint Storage: Just Don’t

We probably should have noticed this sooner, but …

Leaking paint can

Leaking paint can

Yes, that can really does did contain white paint!

It cleaned up about as well as you’d expect, which is to say not very well at all:

Leaking paint can - residue

Leaking paint can – residue

Fortunately, we’re not particularly fussy about shelves in the Basement Laboratory Paint Storage Wing.

Memo to Self: Just throw the nearly empty paint cans out, OK?