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What's in bear spray?

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What's in bear spray?

Bear Spray:

Bear spray has to be pretty powerful stuff. This aerosolized product is designed to stop an enraged, charging bear dead in its tracks without killing it, giving you time to escape from it.

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The active ingredient in bear spray is capsaicin, a chemical that's naturally found in chili peppers. In fact, this is what makes chili peppers spicy....

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