Aquatabs water purification tablets kill bacteria, viruses & giardia-makes water safe for drinking, brushing teeth, cooking and washing fruits, vegetables and produce. No unpleasant taste or colour. Iodine free! Active ingredient (per tablet)is 8.5 mg US EPA approved Sodium Dichloroisocyanurate (NaDCC) equivalent to 5mg/L free available chlorine. Bilingual package.
Aquatabs are an internationally recognized water purification tablets that have been tried and tested in a wide range of water sources around the globe. The tablets are a safe, simple, iodine-free water purification tablets that will protect your health when faced with suspect water at home or abroad, ideal to purify water for camping, hiking, boating and international travel.
Effective against Travellers’ Diarrhea, Giardia, faecal coliforms, Cholera, Typhoid, dysentery and many other waterborne diseases including Hepatitis A & E and Salmonella.
US manufactured active ingredient. US EPA certified active ingredient. NSF 60 certified. No unpalatable taste and odour. Iodine free. Manufactured to rigorous ISO 9001:2008 standards. Manufacturer Pharmaceutical Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) certified.
Features and Specifications
Contains 50 tablets. In normal use with clear water, each tablet treats 1 – 2 litres. Cloudy water or water containing organic material, may require an additional tablet.
Requires 30 minute contact time with water.
No odour, nor colour, and will not stain plastic bottles.
Contains sodium dichloroisocyanurate (source of chlorine), certified to NSF / ANSI Standard 60.
Approved and used by international aid agencies including: NATO, WHO, Unicef, International Red Cross, Medecins Sans Frontieres, and Oxfam.
No Unpalatable Taste and Odour
Safe For Use by Pregnant Women
Safe For Use by Children
4+ Years Shelf Life
Will Not Stain Bottles/Hydration Packs
Made to ISO & GMP Standards
Made in Ireland
Directions to use
This product is recommended for disinfecting raw or pre-treated water supplies intended for use as drinking water for humans.The source of water to be treated may be a river, lake, well, cistern, or similar system at temperature as low as 4º C. Prior to addition of sanitizer, remove all suspended material by filtration or by allowing it to settle to the bottom. Decant the clarified, contaminated water to a clean container before adding sanitizer. Add one tablet to 1 litre of clear, room temperature (20˚ C) water free of organic debris. For dirty, cloudy, stained and/or cold (4˚ C) water, double dosage to two tablets. Mix well for at least 10 minutes, leave to stand for 30 minutes before drinking.