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Is there a big difference in the effectiveness of 12.5 percent vs 10 percent liquid chlorine to make it worth the extra cost?

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Think about it for a moment. Which is better stronger liquid chlorine or weaker chlorine. And most likely the weaker chlor. has been sitting in the sun on a dock for hours and is now at about 8% in strength. Hmmm.


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