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Mar 29, 2012
what does the reading or value that we will get when we use the Lamotte chlorine test strips 4250-BJ is it free available chlorine, total chlorione or residual chlorine?
Hi. The Insta-Test strips measure free chlorine. Thanks!
From: Salinas Ca
Apr 22, 2014
this meaasures "free" or "total" chlorine?
Hello, these measure free chlorine. Thank you!
May 3, 2014
can these test strips be used on a quart size bottle of water and chlorine?
how much water is the basis for this chlorine test? a gallon? is that equal to 50 ppm?
Hello. Chlorine test papers are chemically treated to indicate sanitizer levels. There is no specified amount of water you need to use. Range and sensitivity is 10 - 200 ppm. To use these strips immerse one inch of test strip in solution. Remove immediately. Then blot the test strip with a paper towel. Compare the test strip to the color chart included in the kit. This will determine how many parts per million of free chlorine is in your solution. Thank you!
From: Springville, NY
Mar 9, 2015
When the plastic vial is opened to remove a test strip does the expiration date on the remaining strips change? We are a hospital kitchen & State surveyor wants to know Thanks...
Hello, according to the manufacturer the shelf life on the remaining test papers should not change unless they get wet when removing a strip. Thank you!