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Re: Purifying Water
Tablets or Iodine for filtering your water is good, if you can handle the
taste (some people like it more than others). The mid-day fill up thing
is a good idea. One that works for my husband and myself.
Don't forget to run your collected water through a bandanna to remove all
the floaties. :)
Walkabout GA-->ME '94-->?
On Tue, 13 Feb 1996, Andy Burchett wrote:
> Another question if I may...
> Do water purification tablets work as effectively as a filter system
> (such as Sweetwater)?
> I can see myself filling up my water bottle mid day and dropping a few
> tablets in it and then continue walking while the stuff purifies - it
> seems faster than a filter and I can save the use of the filter (and the
> life of the cartridge) for at camp...Is this a common practice and/or a
> good idea as far as having healthy water goes?
> Thanks for the help
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