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Old 10-19-2010, 10:50 PM   #1
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Which do you use and why? When I began brewing I used bleach to sanitize then switched over to Iopdophor after a while. Well, I've finally run out of Iodophor. I've been reading a lot about StarSan and was wondering if you guys prefer it over Iodophor and why?

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Old 10-19-2010, 10:57 PM   #2
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Go to the search menu and type in Star San vs Iodophor and you'll get all the answers you could ever hope for.
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Old 10-19-2010, 10:58 PM   #3
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I use both because I use them in different ways. I spray StarSan & soak with Iodophor.

Tons of prior threads on this subject, enough to put you to sleep, but I'd venture to guess that StarSan wins the popularity contest.

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