How to clean Dinos from filter sock

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Hi everyone,
I'm currently using the 10 micron filter sock the filter out Dinos from the water column. This is my first time using a filter sock so I was wondering if anyone had any suggestions how to properly clean the filter sock to get all the dinos out, or kill them, prior to reusing the suck. Thanks for the help.
 

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simple tap water rinse is fine. You'll see it visibly lighten and also the freshwater lyses dino cells.
 

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I turn mine inside out, rinse in tap water then soak in 5% bleach solution about an hour(or so) then rinse in tap water again. Then I let them sit in a bucket of tap water over night wash with tap water again then rinse with RODI water. Needless to say I have more than 1 sock.
 
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I turn mine inside out, rinse in tap water then soak in 5% bleach solution about an hour(or so) then rinse in tap water again. Then I let them sit in a bucket of tap water over night wash with tap water again then rinse with RODI water. Needless to say I have more than 1 sock.

Thanks for your response. So why do take the extra step to soak in bleach?
 
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