Water Hydrogen Sulfide Low 0-2ppm (30 strips)

£14.99 Inc VAT (£12.49 Ex VAT)

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SKU: 481167 Category:


Hydrogen Sulfide is characterised by a ‘rotten egg’ smell and exposure to high concentrations can damage health. Even after a short exposure it paralyses the olfactory nerves, so that one does not smell it. Therefore, regular testing is important.

This low range Hydrogen Sulfide water quality test has detection limits from 0 to 2ppm (mg/l) with a low sensitivity of 0.3ppm (mg/l).

  • Simple Dip-Wait-Read Testing Method
  • Results within 30 seconds
  • Test strips are individually sealed to protect them
  • Ideal for quick and reliable testing of water
  • This product is safe and easy to use since there are no chemicals to mix, an MSDS is not required

When hydrogen sulfide is detected at low concentrations, then it doesn’t necessarily pose a risk to health . It gives water the ‘rotten egg’ smell and, as it is corrosive, it may tarnish copper and silverware, and cause black stains on laundry and porcelain even at concentrations as low as 1.0ppm. Higher concentrations may be more harmful to health.

Sulfur-reducing bacteria can live in oxygen-deficient areas, like deep wells, plumbing systems, water softeners or water heaters. High concentrations of hydrogen sulfide are rare, and they don’t usually happen in household drinking water (tap water). Water softeners provide a convenient environment for these bacteria to grow and they can foul the resin bed of an ion exchange water softener. 

Suitable for: fresh water samples, including water from taps, wells, springs, boreholes, ponds as well as rain water

Contains: 30 test strips, detailed instructions, colourchart

Total Test Time: approx. 30 seconds

Range: 0, 0.3, 0.5, 1, 2 ppm (mg/l)

How to Use:

  1. Dip one strip into a fresh water sample for 20 seconds with back and forth motion.
  2. Remove strip and discard.
  3. The colour of the water sample is now compared to the color chart.

Please note: Store in a cool, dry place (below 30°C) and away from excess heat and direct sunlight. No MSDS required. Keep away from children and pets. Avoid contact of test areas on strips with skin & eyes, do not ingest or expose to acids.

Made in USA

MPN: 481167



Additional information

Weight 60 g
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