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Non Life Sciences => Chemistry => Topic started by: miriam0920 on 06/12/2008 22:14:46

Title: Why do rubber bands last longer if they are kept in the fridge?
Post by: miriam0920 on 06/12/2008 22:14:46
last more when refrigerated?  Also, why does pantyhose last more if before using they get frozen?
Title: Re: Why do rubber bands last longer if they are kept in the fridge?
Post by: Don_1 on 06/12/2008 22:50:41
In the case of the pantyhose, it is quite simply that being so cold it deters dirty old gits like me from groping around and snagging them!!! (https://www.thenakedscientists.com/forum/proxy.php?request=http%3A%2F%2Fttp%3A%2F%2Fwww.freesmileys.org%2Fsmileys%2Fsex006.gif&hash=e02133fc122791d072b1e19ab63c509c) (http://www.freesmileys.org)