Granular Powder - White - Solid
Rinsing Ability: Excellent
Foam: None above 100° F (38° C)
pH of 1% Solution: 12
Country of Origin: USA
PBW Powder: 18-24 months
Mixed into Solution: approximately 8-10 hours
Is PBW safe to use in a Co2 environment?
Yes, PBW is an alkaline cleaner and not caustic so it is safe to use in CO2 environments.
How long is PBW good for once it’s mixed as a solution?
What is the shelf life of PBW?
6 months to a year.
Is PBW hazardous?
What does PBW remove?
PBW will remove any organic soil, proteins, and stains.
Why did my PBW solution turn blue when soaking copper?
The change in color occurs because of the chemical properties of the copper.
Is PBW safe to use on stainless steel?
Yes, PBW is safe for most brewing equipment, but be sure to check the recommended concentrations and soak time and avoid aluminum.
What happens if I bottled my brew without rinsing the PBW off?
Forgetting to rinse off the PBW may seriously affect the taste of your brew as well as not be safe for consumption.