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Old 08-31-2011, 07:40 PM   #1
Feb 2011
New York, NY
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A little over a month ago I accidentally purchased the Oxygen w/ chlorine (not Oxy Free) to sanitize. I brewed about 10 gallons of Pale ale and low and behold it was incredibly phenolic and not drinkable.

Now today is another brew day but I am curious; I've washed out my carboys vigorously and now I've been soaking them for about 3 hours in a warm water Oxy Free solution.

Is there any chance that any of the residual chlorine could still be in them and affect my current batch?

Thanks in advance

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Old 08-31-2011, 07:41 PM   #2
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Oct 2010
Cochrane, Ontario, CANADA
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I would think not since chlorine will dissipate over time.

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