Water purificaiton: tablets, drops and preservation
Treat all water of uncertain quality before using it for drinking, food washing or preparation, washing dishes, brushing teeth or making ice. In addition to having a bad odor and taste, contaminated water can contain microorganisms (germs) that cause diseases such as dysentery, cholera, typhoid and hepatitis.
The following water purification and treatment products are divided into 3 categories:
When reviewing the list below, keep in mind that the effectiveness, taste/smell, treatment time and shelf life vary between these products.
These products require that you maintain a proper water to tablet/drop ratio when treating contaminated water, so remember to read and follow the instructions exactly as specified by each manufacturer.
Water Purification Tablets
Water Purification Drops
Long Term Water Preservation