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dissolved and if the solution is used immediately, a quantity sufficient to fill the metal cap of his can- teen may be dispensed to each soldier and will be adequate to sterilize the water in his canteen. Thirty minutes should elapse before the water is drunk.

(2) Individuals are issued water purifying (Hal- azone) tablets, to be used when they are separated from their unit source of supply.

(3) Boiling water for 3 to 5 minutes is a highly efficient method, but is impracticable for large groups and is frequently inadvisable for tactical reasons.

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