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post #1 of 2 Old 10-05-2017, 07:50 PM Thread Starter
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Question How should I rinse test vial for test kit

I have the API Ammonia test kit which uses the liquid droppers and a glass vial with plastic cap. I was wondering if the remnants of chemicals on the vial could contaminate or poison the water when it is dipped in to collect the water. Is a triple rinse in tap water sufficient?

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A rinse should be fine. Id encourage to do so anyway, once finished to avoid staining.

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