Friday, October 24, 2014
     

Emergency Kit

Shopping List

Experts recommend keeping a 3 day supply of food and water in a container like a duffle bag or waterproof box that is easy to grap during an evacuation. Here is a shopping list for one person; multiply the food and water by the number of people in your family. (Don't forget dry food for the pets.)

  • Water...3 1-gallon jugs...................................$4.00
  • Nutrition bars...........................................12...36.00
  • Vegetable juice...3 46-oz cans or bottles..........9.00
  • High-protein diet shakes...dozen 4-oz cans....25.00
  • Dried fruit...3 7-oz bags....................................8.00
  • Unsented bleach...1 96-oz bottle.....................2.00
  • Batteries...3 packs of 4...................................42.00
  • First-aid kit...1................................................40.00
  • Duct tape...60 yards........................................5.00
  • Compact multitool...1.....................................20.00
  • L.E.D. flashlight...1.........................................20.00
  • Crank / solar - powered AM - FM radio...1......25.00
  • Total = .......................................................$212.00