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Regular vs. Splash-less Chlorine for Disinfection

Did you know…when disinfecting a [private] well, use the ‘tried and true’ regular chlorine bleach (sodium hypochlorite concentration).  Splash-less bleach is a little thicker than regular household bleach.  It is less likely to splash, but the sodium hypochlorite concentration is only 1-5%. It isn’t strong enough to sanitize and disinfect, as the label warns.

Looking for additional information about disinfection or COVID-19 and water?  ASDWA’s COVID-19 page has resources organized by state and FAQs from CDC, EPA, and WHO.