Does water get old

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  1. mytank

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    I made some salt water last week Saturday. Its been in a 25l drum which is closed. Does water get old, can I get the temp up, air stone it for a few hours and reuse it?
     
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    Should be fine. If in doubt just check the parameters before adding it to the tank.
     
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    No issues is using it. Can store if for a long time in a sealed container.
     
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    Sorry for the hijack but I want to know if this is the same for RO water? I would expect it to "go off" (to put it colloquially) due to the chlorine being filtered out.
     
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    Same for RO, as long as its in a sealed container it will be fine to store.
     
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    Cool, thanks! :)
     
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