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Purigen recharge

DRobinson

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6 Sep 2019
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Can anybody a dive me what bleach brand they use in the UK to recharge their purigen? I can only find 1% locally? Thanks all.
 

soggybongo

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5 Aug 2018
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Bradford
have always used Tesco
Springforce Thin Bleach 2L

cost 40p

soak it for 24hr in 50/50 with tap water - Rinse with tap water - then soak in 5ltr tap water and 5ml sachem prime 24hr.

works for me.
 
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27 Apr 2016
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Devon
You guys find has to keep being stirred too? Always find so much stays brown and or black. Edges bleach but that’s it.

Activated carbon working v well for me too atm


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Hanuman

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4 Jan 2019
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Location
Thailand
have always used Tesco
Springforce Thin Bleach 2L

cost 40p

soak it for 24hr in 50/50 with tap water - Rinse with tap water - then soak in 5ltr tap water and 5ml sachem prime 24hr.

works for me.


Recommended prime amount is 4 table spoons per cup of water. It’s better to overdose this part of the process to be sure no chlorine is left.

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