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Old 08-07-2009, 02:11 AM   #11
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That's very interesting. My StarSan solution turns slightly milky fairly quickly (within a day), but the pH stays below 3.5 and it still foams like mad (I don't know if that's related to the surfactant or not) for several weeks.

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