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Old 09-21-2009, 02:37 AM
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Default Re: Some oil finish info

Originally Posted by Poto View Post

In that link they made the point that mineral oil is basically refined motor oil. They implied (without saying) that maybe you wouldn't want it on your cutting board...

Maybe some olive oil...
I've been using mineral oil on my boards for years.

And there's nothing wrong with me!

Seriously, it's sold in pharmacies as a laxative. How bad could it be when applied as a thin film on a cutting board?

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