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Old 01-27-2012, 10:50 PM   #1
Aug 2011
Knoxville, TN
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I was adding a few things to an amazon order and I thought I'd get an extra fermentation bucket. Is there anyway to tell if this is food grade and not just a glorified paint bucket?

Also, I know it doesnt have a hole in the lid but I have drill and grommets are very cheap.

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Old 01-28-2012, 01:20 AM   #2
Jan 2012
Columbus, Ga
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Unless it said it is food grade then it is not. Most Lowes cary food grade buckets, they are not with the grey outdoor buckets. They only have the 5 gallon size in white. Another option is a trip to the grocery store bakery and ask for empty icing buckets. You can get them in 1-2-3-4 and 5 gallon sizes. If you need bigger than that you'll have to order it or go to your local brew store.
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