Aquatabs 8.68g Tablets

Aquatabs 8.68g Tablets

SKU: aquatab

Aquatabs® 1000 is a tablet which is added to 1,000 to 2,000litres of clear water to kill most harmful micro-organisms. Each tablet has 8.68gm. 

Use 1 tablet in 5L to create a 1000ppm disinfecting solution (strong enough to kill COVID-19) .

Use 10 tablets in 50L to disenfect a borehole or spring boxes

 

  • Shipping

    Delivery within Kigali is available for a standard fee of RWF 1000 per order. 

    Delivery outside of Kigali will be quoted on an as-need basis. 

    We are able to supply and install within Rwanda and East DRC in Bukavu and Goma. 

  • Aquatabs 8.68gm usage And Specs

    Overview

    Aquatabs® 1000 is a tablet which is added to 1,000 to 2,000litres of clear water to kill most harmful micro-organisms. The tablet dissolves clear within minutes and disinfects the water within 30 minutes.

    Presentation Aquatabs® 1000 tablets is a 8.68gm tablet presented in a tub and lid format with a shelf life of 3 years.

    Label Claim Aquatabs will lead to a 6 log reduction in bacteria, a 4 log reduction in viruses and a 3 log reduction in Cysts (Giardia) within 30 minutes, when used in non-turbid water.

    Directions for use and dosage 

    Litres                  Emergency           Household
    1,000-2,00  8.68gm - 1,000 Litres      8.68 gm - 2,000 Litres

     

    Disinfection of Wells and Tube wells

    • Following construction of a well and installation of the pump, or if biological pollution has entered the well, it should be disinfected immediately to kill any micro-organisms present.
    • To disinfect a well / tube well, the following procedure is recommended
    • Dissolve 10 Aquatabs 8.68gm, in 50 litres of water in an open area.
    • Pour half the solution into the well. Operate the pump until the water pumped out( or from all the opened taps in a household) distinctly smells of chlorine.
    • Stop pumping and add the rest of the solution to the well.
    • Wait one hour and pump again (with all taps open in a household) for several minutes.
    • Stop pumping and leave the well for twelve hours.
    • At the end of this time pump to waste until the residual available chlorine level reaches <2mg/l.
    • Refill the system with potable water.

    Disinfection of Spring Boxes or Silt Traps.

    • Dissolve 10 Aquatabs 8.68gm in 50 litres of water in an open area.
    • Thoroughly scrub the inside walls with the solution, especially between the water level and the highest point the water level may reach, using half the solution.
    • Pour the remainder of the solution into the well/box/trap.
    • In the case of a pump facility, also follow procedures 4.5.6.and 7. for the disinfection of wells and tubewells.

    USA 8.5mg Aquatabs is approved by EPA

R₣1,500Price
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