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Chlorine dioxide vs. chlorine bleach: A battle of misconceptions

Chlorine bleach: It’s convenient to purchase. It’s cheap. It’s a well-known household cleaner and disinfectant. But is it best to use as a water sanitizer in the poultry house?

Treating with chlorine is a common method to sanitize poultry drinking water and reduce concentrations of waterborne pathogens, such as bacteria, viruses, molds and protozoans.

“The […]

Science: Don’t pee in the pool!

The idea of swimming in another human’s urine is beyond gross. Yuck. Not refreshing at all. Although, if you think about it, we humans quite happily swim in lakes and rivers, which are undoubtedly home to the urine of other species.

But, getting back to the urine of other humans. We hate it. We scream […]