Originally Posted by Neal
My brain tells me you should have no problem. My gut tells me bottles are cheap enough to just get new ones. I have nothing really to stand on here, but I wouldn't re-use them.
Funny what some will do to try to save a few pennies and risk a problem.
I doubt you will get sick if you get all the heavy metals outs, but more likely foul the beer you worked so hard on to perfect.