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Putnam, Ted . 1994. 55-Gallon Drinking Water Bag. 9451 2306. Missoula, MT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Missoula Technology and Development Center.

Missoula Technology & Development Center (MTDC) has developed a new concept for delivering up to 55 gallons of drinking water to the fireline. It incorporates a standardized system consisting of an outer bag/replaceable inner liner and color-coding to indicate the intended use. Water to be used for drinking comes in bags color-coded blue. Additionally, the bags are clearly marked "DRINKING WATER ONLY."


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