ER-004: Disinfecting Water Wells by Shock Chlorination
shock chlorination information sheet

210550, 15; 250550, 85;

Product Code: ER-004

Electronic download only. If your well has been flooded, it must be shock chlorinated before it can be used as a source of drinking water. This publication explains how to disinfect a well using either dry chlorine or liquid household bleach. Go to: ER-004S to order a free electronic download in Spanish. (3 pp., 2 tables) By: Monty Dozier, Mark L. McFarland