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Making 'driwater' (water gel)

Posted by carralluma CA (My Page) on
Mon, Jun 19, 06 at 11:28

Hello every one. If any body knows the Driwater product from the rainbird company i would like to ask in there any formula out there to make your owne homemade water gel for slow water release for you plants?

Thanks very much


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RE: Making 'driwater' (water gel)

  • Posted by jean001 z8aPortland, OR (My Page) on
    Sat, Aug 5, 06 at 23:07

Not as far as I know.


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RE: Making 'driwater' (water gel)

I read somewhere that during the making of this product it is a health issue-the dust can get into the throat and lungs, swell up and create a serious problem.


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RE: Making 'driwater' (water gel)

Instead of driwater, try Zeba Quench. It's all natural, so it won't hurt you, your pets, or your plants. Plus it's supposed to hold some 400 times it's weight in water then release it back to the plants. The label says it will absorb and release water for over a year before it biodegrades. Might be easier than trying to make your own...


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RE: Making 'driwater' (water gel)

I have been experimenting with my grandbaby's peepee diapers (inside is some gel that absorbs a great deal).


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