Coghlans Drinking Water Treatment
makes questionable water bacteriologically safe to drink - with no iodine taste or color. Proven effective against Giardia.
Drinking Water Germicidal Tablets are intended for emergency disinfection of drinking water. When used as directed, they make most water bacteriological suitable for drinking. Used worldwide by campers, hikers, militaries, emergency organizations, and anyone needing to drink water of questionable bacteriological quality. These tablets are for use only when drinking water is suspected or known to be bacteriologically substandard. Not to be used on a continuous basis. For short term or limited emergency use only.
Neutralizing tablets are for use after water has been treated with Emergency Germicidal Drinking Water Tablets.
Neutralizer neutralizes the iodine after-taste and color.
Keep cap on bottle tightly sealed. Humidity, moisture and exposure to air will reduce effectiveness of tablets. We recommend that you do not keep an opened bottle for more than one year. Unopened bottles should remain effective for up to four years.
- Iodine-based compound (no chlorine)
- 2 tablets make 1 quart of most water bacteriologically suitable to drink.
- Uniform dosage per tablet assured - no guesswork.
- Emergency Germicidal Drinking Water Tablets have not been show to inactivate Cryptoporidium cyst.
Emergency Drinking Water Germicidal Tablets
Tetraglycine Hydroperiodide ... 16.7%
Other Ingredients ............. 83.83%
Each tablet contains 6.68% Titratale Iodine
IT is a violation of Federal law to use this product in a manner inconsistent with its labeling.
Add 2 tablets to 1 quart or liter of water and cap loosely to allow a small amount of leakage. Wait 5 minutes. Shake container to allow screw threads on the closure to be moistened, then tighten cap. Wait 30 minutes before drinking.
Neutralizing tablets are for use AFTER water has been treated with Emergency Germicidal Drinking Water Tablets. Wait a minimum of 30 minutes after the addition of Drinking Water Tablets before using the neutralizer tablets. Adding the neutralizer tablets before 30 minutes may allow harmful bacterial to remain in the drinking water. DO NOT ADD EMERGENCY GERMICIDAL DRINKING WATER TABLETS AND NEUTRALIZER AT THE SAME TIME.
Add 2 neutralizer tablets per quart of water. Shake container well. Wait 3 minutes before drinking. Tablets do not have to completely dissolve to be effective.
RECAP BOTTLES TIGHTLY. KEEP TABLETS DRY.
STORAGE & DISPOSAL:
Store in a cool dry place. If empty, do not reuse this container. Place in trash or offer for recycling if available. If partly filled, call your local solid waste agency for disposal instructions.
PRECAUTIONARY STATEMENTS: HAZARD TO HUMANS AND DOMESTIC ANIMALS.
Avoid eye contact. Will cause severe irritation to eyes & mucous membranes. Harmful if swallowed. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling, and before eating, drinking, chewing gum or using tobacco.
If In Eyes:
Hold eye open & rinse slowly and gently with water for 15 - 20 minutes. Remoe contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 minutes, then continue rinsing eye.
Call a poison control center immediately for treatment advice. Have a person sip a glass of water if able to swallow. Do not induce vomiting unless told to by a poison control center or doctor. Do not give anything to an unconscious person.