How to Make Chlorine Bleach from Pool Shock

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How to Make Chlorine Bleach from Pool Shock

Post by Iron » Thu Feb 17, 2005 3:49 am

Check this out.

Granular Calcium Hypochlorite. Add and dissolve one heaping teaspoon of high-test granular calcium hypochlorite (approximately 1/4 ounce) for each two gallons of water. The mixture will produce a stock chlorine solution of approximately 500 mg/L, since the calcium hypochlorite has an available chlorine equal to 70 percent of its weight. To disinfect water, add the chlorine solution in the ratio of one part of chlorine solution to each 100 parts of water to be treated. This is roughly equal to adding 1 pint (16 oz.) of stock chlorine to each 12.5 gallons of water to be disinfected. To remove any objectionable chlorine odor, aerate the water as described above.

http://www.permapak.net/howtoclorox.htm or
http://www.epa.gov/ogwdw000/faq/emerg.html

Lotta bang for a small space especially in a car kit.
According to the first site, a five pound container will treat 128,000 gallons of water.

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Post by Maj.Exec » Fri Feb 18, 2005 12:07 am

Now that is some concentrated shit right there....! :shock:
They're coming to get you Barbara...

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