Ionic silver solutions are easy to spot when you know what to look for. read more Even when the label says Colloidal Silver, a knowledgeable observer can learn to separate fact from fiction. Here are some tips to help you spot the masquerading products:

The liquid is clear and colourless just like water – only dissolved (ionic) silver looks like water. This is the single most prominent visible indication that the contents are ionic.
The bottle is amber coloured or cobalt blue – This generally indicates photosensitivity, a property of some ionic solutions. The coloured bottle is used to prevent visible light from causing deterioration of photosensitive ionic solutions.

Bottle is made of glass – many ionic solutions will not survive in anything but glass. If the producer warns that only glass should be used to contain their product it is ionic.

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