|Clear Water||Cloudy Water|
|1 Quart of Water||2 drops bleach*||4 drops bleach*|
|5 drops iodine**||
10 drops iodine**
1 Gallon of Water
|8 drops bleach*||
16 drops bleach*
|20 drops iodine**||
1/2 teaspoon iodine**
*plain bleach only, no fragrance or color
**iodine not recommended for pregnant women, people that are hypersensitive to iodine or with thyroid problems. Not for continuous use or for more than a few weeks.
For better tasting water:
- Avoid higher doses of bleach/iodine
- Use a filter prior to chemical treatment
- Add flavored drink mix powder (vitamin C products convert chlorine & iodine to tasteless chloride and iodide)
- Do not store drinking water in milk jugs… use soda bottles, juice bottles or glass jugs.
STORE ALL WATER AND FOOD UP & OFF OF CONCRETE FLOORS
Store on pallets, boards or shelving.