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June 29, 2009 DiverWire Staff 0

New Study Shows Bacterial Contamination in Rinse Tanks

 A new investigative study just published by Undercurrent magazine says don’t dip your mask and regulator or there could be health consequences.(from the June, 2009 issue of Undercurrent)Recreational divers typically rinse their equipment in “communal” tanks filled with fresh water after completing dives. Often all the equipment (wetsuits, booties, fins,…

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