Re: Chlorine as an Algae Killer
> From: Erik Wolla <ew at vingmed_no>
> Date: Wed, 30 Oct 1996 14:11:33 +0100
> Subject: Chlorine as Algae Killer
>Can somebody specify exactly what is in "Chlorine", i.e. what chemical(s) goes into their
>local chlorine bleach product and the corresponding dilution / dip time for algae kill-off.
>Here in Norway the most common product is kalled "Klorin" and I believe the label says
>it contains a Hypochlorite? solution, can't remember the strength off the top of my head.
In the United States, "chlorine bleach" is commonly a 5% solution of
sodium hypochlorite in water.