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Calcium Hypochlorite

Calcium hypochlorite is a must-have for home-owners and those being prepared for anything, from its decade-long shelf life to its versatility in water purification and surface disinfection. Perfect for long-term storage and emergency preparedness.

  1. Long Shelf Life: Up to 10 years, ideal for long-term storage.
  2. High Potency: Effective in small quantities, conserving space and resources.
  3. Versatility: Usable for water purification, surface disinfection, and more.
  4. Cost-Effective: Economical over time, reducing the need for frequent replacements.
  5. Ease of Storage: Granular form is compact and stable, simplifying logistics.
  6. Rapid Action: Quickly kills bacteria, viruses, and other pathogens.
  7. Water Treatment: Can purify large quantities of water for safe consumption.
  8. Independence: Reduces reliance on commercial bleach and public water systems.
  9. Safety: When used correctly, it’s safe for disinfecting drinking water.
  10. Accessibility: Widely available, making it easy to procure and stockpile.


Tuesday 5th of March 2024

What do you recommend dosage for purifying drinking water

Rob Benson

Tuesday 5th of March 2024

These links should help:

DIY Bleach w/ Calcium Hypochlorite How-To Purify Water Without a Filter