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Old 11-07-2010, 10:42 PM   #1
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Default How long does Star San last?

im a long time iodophor user deciding to try out star san. i wanted to mix a solution and use it in a spray bottle. how long will it keep as an active solution just chillin in the spray bottle?

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Old 11-07-2010, 10:44 PM   #2
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I have it in a spray bottle and has lasted until I used it up... about 6 months.
As long as the pH of the solution is at 3 or lower it is good.

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Old 11-07-2010, 10:48 PM   #3
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basically forever as long as you use distilled water.

It can react with the minerals in tap water and degrade over time, so use distilled for your spray bottle.

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cool, thanks for the advice

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