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PREPARING FOR WATER-RELATED IMPACTS OF CLIMATE CHANGE IN AMERICAN CITIES

Based on the current trends of carbon emission, cities across the United States should anticipate water-related problems because of climate change. The impacts may range from water shortages to more intense storms, floods to sea level rise. NRDC has been … Continue reading

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HOW TO GET RID OF METALLIC TASTE FROM THE WATER PIPES

Sometimes piped water can be having a metallic taste coming from water pipes. You may want to get rid of this taste by either taking out the copper pipes or replacing with plastic pipes, or by changing the water once … Continue reading

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INSTALL WATER TREATMENT SYSTEM IN YOUR HO– USE

As much as piped water is treated before distribution, home water purification system is important as well. We have different ways in which one can purify water at home. These are ultra-violet treatment, Reverse Osmosis, Ozone purification and use of … Continue reading

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HOME WATER FILTER

Due to health and climate changes affecting our drinking water sources, home water purification is becoming a primary concern to almost all home owners. The source of your drinking water does not matter.  The concern is about the health safety … Continue reading

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ULTRAVIOLET DISINFECTION FOR WATER TREATMENT

Ultraviolet (UV) is an electromagnetic radiation with a wavelength shorter than that of visible light, but longer than that of x-ray. The spectrum consists of electromagnetic waves with frequencies higher than those that humans identify as the color violet (purple). … Continue reading

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SOME REASONS TO HAVE A WATER TREATMENT SYSTEM IN YOUR HOME

As much as piped water is treated before distribution, home water purification system is important as well. We have different ways in which one can purify water at home. These are ultra-violet treatment, Reverse Osmosis, Ozone purification and use of … Continue reading

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HOW TO MAKE A PORTABLE WATER FILTER

While hiking outdoors or camping, having a water filter is essential since there can never be purified water around. A portable filter can eliminate various contaminants such as bacteria, chemicals and viruses. We have two main types of portable water … Continue reading

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DISSOLVED OXYGEN TESTING PROCEDURE

Dissolved oxygen in water is important for sustaining aquatic life and limiting bacteria activities. The minimum expected oxygen levels should be between four and five parts per million dissolved in water to maintain aquatic life. Therefore dissolved oxygen testing is … Continue reading

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HOW TO INSTALL WATER SOFTENER

Water filter is normally installed before water softener, but depending on the design and manufacturers instruction, it might be the other way round. Of course installing a whole house filtration system ensures that you have sparkling clean water.  The location … Continue reading

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CLIMATE CHANGE UP TO CA– USE WORLDWIDE SCARCITY OF CLEAN DRINKING WATER

Global warming will have a significant impact on the availability of water supplies in the coming decades. A new research, conducted by consulting firm Tetra Technical for the Natural Resources Protection Authorities (NRDC), analyzed the effects of climatic change on … Continue reading

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