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[pct-l] An Aqua Mira Question

A good source for all your questions can be found at this site:


But in a nutshell, the answer to your question about mixing the two prior to
the hike is NO. Mixing parts A and B activates the chlorine dioxide and
begins the release of the oxygen that kills the pathogens. If you were to
premix it too far in advance...all of the oxygen would be released and the
remaining mixture would be ineffective...like a coke that has gone  flat .

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Chuckie V" <rubberchuckie@yahoo.com>
To: "PCT-List" <pct-l@mailman.backcountry.net>
Sent: Saturday, December 27, 2003 7:27 PM
Subject: [pct-l] An Aqua Mira Question

> Does anyone here know why Aqua Mira comes in two parts? And whether or not
there is any harm on mixing part A and part B prior to setting out on a
> Pardon me for the two-part question!
> Chuckie V
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