The natural essence of the Pooka pepper spray is carried in many handbags or pockets and can provide a valuable service in an emergency, however one should not underestimate the strength of this “weapon”. The content of a pepper spray can has it: Oleoresin capsicum, as the active ingredient in a pepper spray is called, is the chilli pepper obtained from. The pulp of the subtropical or even tropical plants of the chili is the basic fabric of this defense sprays. Oleoresin capsicum consists of three main components, is neither corrosive nor colour and an active ingredient is based on a natural occurrence in nature. One of the most important components is the capsaicin, which provides not only in preparing food for sharpness, but also in a pepper spray. By the way is thus also understood, that there is no pepper at all in such a spray and this name only from English (pepper spray) has been translated.
Legally anyone can lead such a pepper spray with them, because it does not fall under the gun law in Germany as well as Animal repellent spray is sold commercially. These pepper sprays used in the police or the Customs since 2000 as a CS gas replacement. In the private sector, these sprays found in many pockets of postal officials to fend this off in a dog attack to. Also many women with him, where here the repellent spray for self defense is meant to wear it. Who gets a spray of a pepper spray can feel the Fiery content in multiple forms: in the eyes of the active ingredient leads to swelling of the mucous membranes, and an eye closing persistent 5-10 minutes. You can breathe the spray a there is a shortness of breath (rare suffocation) and a violent cough. Last but not least the pepper spray affects also the skin: up to 30 minutes itches and burns the affected area. If they now use against dogs to military or even when attacking someone else, the pepper spray can is valuable help make. However, you should practice how to manage it to bring himself into the bailout.