Learn to make water drinkable and survive any emergency situation where drinkable water is inaccessible! Find out about the methods of purifying water which is simple, effective, and inexpensive.
Water purification is one of our favorite topics on Survival Life. Why? The reason is simple — water is absolutely vital when it comes to survival. No matter what the situation, you’re not going to survive more than a few days at most without clean, drinkable water.
Luckily, there are several ways to make water drinkable. Whether you find yourself without running water in your home or searching for water while out in the wilderness, you can be sure that one of these techniques will do the trick!
Make Water Drinkable: Simple Ways To Purify Water 1. DIY Water Purification Process
Use a pant leg or cone-shaped object and fill it with charcoal from your fire and two alternating layers of clean sand and small rocks.
Boil water for 5 minutes to be sure all bacteria are dead. Boiling will not remove mineral, solids, or metals in the water. 3. Distill
This is effective at removing water from bacteria, metals, minerals, and other solids.
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