Aquatabs® Water Purification Tablets
Water Purification Tablets
Aquatabs® is a tablet which is added to drinking water to kill most harmful micro-organisms. The
tablet dissolves clear within minutes and disinfects the water within 30 minutes.
Aquatabs® tablets are available in 6 tablet strengths: 3.5mg; 8.5mg; 17mg; 33mg; 67mg; 167mg, depending on the volume and nature of water to be treated. The tablets are presented in strips of 10 tablets with a shelf life of 5 years.
- Label Claim
Aquatabs will lead to a 6 log reduction in bacteria, a 4 log reduction in viruses and a 3 log reduction in Cysts (Giardia) within 30 minutes, when used in non turbid water.
- Directions for use and dosage
Each tablet is dissolved in a specified volume of water, according to the following dosage chart:
Litres Emergency Household Water 1 Litre 8.5mg 3.5mg 4-5 Litres 33mg 17mg 10 Litres 67mg 33mg 20-25 Litres 167mg 67mg
Aquatabs should be used with clear water. If the water to be treated is murky / turbid, then it should be firstly filtered through a cloth until clear. If the water to be treated is being consumed from a known source (such as with a household water supply), then the low risk dosing, 1 (Household) as shown above, can be used. In all other situations, then the 2. ( Emergency) high risk dosing should be used.
Remove the tablet from the packaging and add to the water. Ensure that the tablet is dispersed (by briefly shaking the vessel or mixing). Wait 30 minutes for the disinfection to work and then the water is safe to drink. Do not swallow the tablet.
Please visit the Aquatabs website on www.aquatabs.com for further information.
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- Market Segments
Aquatabs can be used in a wide variety of situations.
- Household Water Treatment
- Emergency & Disaster Relief
- Peacekeeping & Defence Forces
- Travel, Camping & Marine