Modern commercially manufactured shells should be pretty water tight. The
ingredients and their amounts would not prove toxic in a ten year old even
if there was some leakage. IMHO he should just bite the bullet (sorry,
couldn't resist) and await its passage.
Guy H. Haskell, Ph.D., REMT-P
Emergency Care Center
Egleston Children's Hospital
Atlanta, GA 30322
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