Scouts-L Mail Archive for April of 1999: Re: Ogolly, dishwashing still...
Re: Ogolly, dishwashing still...
Sat, 3 Apr 1999 09:03:08 -0500
On Sat, 3 Apr 1999, Gary A. Musselman wrote:
> Cathy Porter wrote:
> "Word from our district's Boy Scout Basic Training course is that the cool
> sanitizer should no longer be cool, but hot. Near boiling hot. This change
> AFAIK, in the Fall '97 course.
> As I teach pre-school, this is also something that changed in the Minimum
> Standards for Child Care Facilities in 1997. For years, we used the 2-dishpan
> method - hot wash, cool bleach water rinse. The standards now are warm wash,
> bleach water rinse."
> Can't help what the district said. Hot ("near boiling") water will rapidly
> cause the chlorine sanitizer to evaporate, soon leaving just hot water. If
Be that as it may, if the District changed its "recommendation" to fall
in with local ordinance, it's difficult for me to see how the Troop can
fail to follow suit.