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Re: Drinking water tank water.

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Originally Posted by FSMike View Post
Wow.
Different strokes for different folks indeed.
Not only do I drink from my tanks, there have been times I was overjoyed to be able to fill them from a primitively built, unfiltered catchment system.
In the Bahamas we figure if there are frogs swimming around in your catchment tank, then the water is not poisonous so it's good enough to drink.
Be that as it may, I bet my immune system is better than all you cautious bottled water drinkers.
Yeppers you got that one right. I use my tank water for drinking and cooking. For washing up and showers I use the salty stuff, then a quick rinse with tank water.
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