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Is vanadinite toxic to handle?

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I was curious if vanadinite was harmful to handle by touch Thanks a lot

asked Oct 21, 2013 by Herbert (120 points)

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I have never heard of anyone being careful handling vanadinite due to its being toxic.

answered Oct 22, 2013 by hershel (46,460 points)
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Technically it is toxic, but i handle mine and ive never become ill from it. I do however wash my hands after handling my crystals especially the 'iffy' ones. There are a few in my collection that i wont handle unless im wearing gloves though.

answered Mar 2, 2014 by Abbityabbi (1,700 points)