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Old 12-10-2012
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Re: Water Filteration

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Originally Posted by wind_magic View Post
.....As for farm runoff, it isn't just the bacteria, its the fertilizer and chemicals too, filtering won't stop that.
Can't speak to all chemicals, but the good filters have both a micro filter for organisms and a carbon filter for chemicals. You can usually hand pump a quarter of water in under a minute.
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