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Old 09-07-2013, 14:36   #1
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Polypropylene water tanks.......

Anyone have any insight into the quality of polypropylene tanks for drinking water.....

Toxicity?
Taste?
Polypropylene vs polythylene?

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Re: Polypropylene water tanks.......

I believe they are FDA "approved."

Not sure that is too meaningful...........
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Re: Polypropylene water tanks.......

I had my water and diesel tanks out of Nitrile butadiene rubber (NBR) - nice, flexible. The water was always good and the diesel never had any growth in it. Very happy with them.
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Re: Polypropylene water tanks.......

Had polyethylene on our Yankee 30, no flavor problems, can be carefully welded if cracked.

Have also had good water quality from Vetus hypalon bladders and s/s tanks.

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Thanks for the responses......


No polypropylene tasters as of yet.........??
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