Boat Maintenance

Clean Potty Overkill?

From chlorine to formaldehyde to quaternary amines—tell us, what’s in your our toilet?

It’s not sailing, but we’ve got to talk about it because it’s not fun when it goes wrong. The head. We’ve reported on the best hoses, joker valves, toilet paper, and holding tank treatments. Recently readers have asked about cleaners that are safe, and sure enough, over the years we’ve run into evidence that improper cleaning can do real harm.

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