Micropur MP1 Water Purification Tablets, 30-pack
The Micropur MP1 are the only EPA Registered Purification Tablets on the Market – effective against Cryptosporidium, Giardia, bacteria, and viruses. Furthermore, Katadyn Micropur MP1 is the only disinfection system effective against viruses, bacteria, cryptosporidium, and Giardia. You get a fresh tasting water without unpleasant taste after the treatment with MP1 tablets. In fact, Katadyn uses the same proven technology that is used in municipal water supplies. The Micropur MP1 tablets are lightweight and very compact which makes them an ideal for traveling, lightweight backpacking, and emergency use.
Using Chlorine Dioxide as an active ingredient, these water purification tablets treat about 30 liters of water. This is the 30 tablet package version. Each tablet is individually packed in 10-tablet strips of robust and watreproof packaging. Micropur MP1 Water purification tablets are a valuable addition to any survival kit, pack or camping kit.
Contact time for both bacteria and viruses: 30 minutes for clear water, 4 hours is required for dirty water
Package Content: 30 individuals packaged tablets
Each tablet treats 1 litre of water
5-Year Shelf Life
The US military has selected Micropur tablets to replace iodine tablets in soldier first aid kits. Micropur has safety benefits over iodine tablets and are the only purification tablet technology that meets the U.S. EPA safety guidelines. Evidently, even in dirty water conditions, Micropur MP1 tablets eliminate bacteria, cysts and viruses from virtually any water situation. Another improvement is that each Micropur tablet is individually wrapped and has a shelf life in excess of 5 years. Soldiers appreciate that Micropur has no unpleasant taste and can actually improve the taste of drinking water.
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 with clear water or 4 hours with dirty water before drinking.