Potable Aqua Water Treatment Tablets make contaminated water suitable for drinking for campers, travelers, and hikers. 50 aqua treatment tablets treat 25 quarts of water. They disinfect contaminated water in a pinch. One Potable Aqua tablet has 20 mg of Tetraglycine Hydroperiodide (TGHP), which releases 8 mg of titratable iodine put into water. Within 30 minutes the iodine will have penetrated cell wall of microorganism, killing and rendering them inactive thus making water safe for drinking. Portal aqua tablets also remove odor and taste of iodine giving water a better taste. Portable aqua tablets are widely used by camper, emergency organization, backpackers’ militaries and who needs drinking water of questionable quality all over the world. Water treated with these tablets is met for short term or during emergency situations.
Importance of portable aqua treatment tablets:
They are effective against Giardia lamblia when properly used, a given amount of aqua treatment tablets is meant to disinfect given amount of water.
It neutralizes iodine aftertaste and color thus making water more appealing to the mouth.
Makes water contaminated with bacteria’s safe to use after 30 minutes.
They are economical, they save the amount of cash that could be used to buy water for a large group of people.
They prevent starving for water especially when one is in remote area.
It prevents the rise of waterborne diseases.
You can be sure to consume water free of bacteria whenever you are with potable aqua water treatment tablets. However, portable aqua water treatments are not ideal for continuous use since the iodine isn’t fully neutralized. In addition water may contain other pathogens like virus.