- 5 quarts plus 1/2 pint of water.
- Add the entire 1 lb. bag of 68% Pool Shock.
- Mix until dissolved.
- Wait 2-3 hours for the inert ingredients to settle out, test it and then use.
Granular Calcium Hypochlorite is the only choice for long term storage compared to liquid bleach because it will retain full strength over its shelf life of 10+ years! Just store it like you would any long term food; sealed in plastic jars or in heat sealed Mylar bags and keep it at room temperature.