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How to Scrap Junk to Produce Antiseptic in Fallout 76

Here's how to scrap junk to produce antiseptic in Fallout 76.

Antiseptic in Fallout 76 is a common crafting item for medical recipes at the chemistry station. However, it is one of the more challenging crafting components to obtain only a handful of junk items, and creatures produce it. Here’s how to scrap junk to produce antiseptic in Fallout 76 by looking for these specific junk items.

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You can obtain the junk items needed to get antiseptic in Fallout 76 in two ways: farm items or farm creatures. We’ll cover both ways so you know what to keep an eye out for as you are exploring Appalachia.

The two easiest creatures to farm are Bloodbugs and Ticks, which provide Blood Sacs. Here are common locations to find Bloodbugs and Ticks in Fallout 76:

  • Big B’s Rest Stop (Ticks): Eight Ticks will spawn at a metal shack just west of this location. It is not marked on the map but is easy to spot.
  • Bastion Park (Bloodbug): Multiple Bloodbugs will also reliably spawn here.
  • Dent & Sons Construction (Bloodbug): This is another reliable spawn location for Bloodbugs.
  • Lake Eloise (Ticks): This is another reliable spot where four ticks roam around the lake’s perimeter.
  • Moonshiner’s Shack (Ticks): You’ll find four Ticks reliably at this location.
  • Southampton Estate (Bloodbug): Multiple Bloodbugs will spawn at this location, making it the most reliable place to farm them.
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The two most straightforward items to farm are Abraxo Cleaner and Turpentine, which will provide you with antiseptic when scrapped. Here are common locations to find Abraxo Cleaner and Turpentine in Fallout 76:

  • Blackwater Mine (Turpentine): There are seven Turpentine at this location. You’ll find two outside the mine and five inside the mine.
  • Camden Park (Abraxo Cleaner): Two Standard Abraxo Cleaners are sitting on a blue shelving unit behind the Sugar Heaps Trading Post.
  • Foundation (Turpentine): There are four Turpentine spread throughout this location.
  • Overseer’s Home (Abraxo Cleaner): You’ll find her home in the town of Sutton and two Standard Abraxo Cleaners in the basement.
  • The Whitespring Resort (Abraxo Cleaner): You’ll find different variants of Abraxo cleaner spread throughout this location. For example, you’ll find four industrial Grade Abraxo Cleaners in the red brick building outside the main refuge building.
  • Watoga Underground (Turpentine): You’ll find four Turpentine inside this location.

The table below shows you how to scrap junk to produce antiseptic in Fallout 76 and the yield you can expect from each junk item.

Junk ItemYield
Abraxo Cleaner (Standard)2
Abraxo Cleaner (Industrial Grade)3
Abraxo Cleaner (Undamaged)1
Autopsy Board Game1
Blood Sac2
Empty Blood Sac2
Industrial Solvent3
Royal Jelly3
Tick Blood Sac2
Waste Antiseptic1

Now that you know how to scrap junk to produce antiseptic in Fallout 76, you’ll complete your timed challenges quickly or obtain all you need for those medicinal recipes. Check out our Fallout 76 hub for more guides like All Canine Locations, another common enemy type you must kill for another timed challenge.

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