Category Archives: Arsenic

REMOVE IMPURITIES IN YOUR DRINKING WATER

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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EFFECTS OF LEAD IN DRINKING WATER

Lead occurs naturally in the environment and is harmful to human health when ingested or inhaled.  Environmental lead contamination also causes serious effects in the ecosystems. Human activities release more lead in the environment than natural processes. Lead-based paint and … Continue reading

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LEAD IN DRINKING WATER

Lead occurs naturally in the environment and is harmful to human health when ingested or inhaled.  Environmental lead contamination also causes serious effects in the ecosystems. Human activities release more lead in the environment than natural processes. Lead-based paint and … Continue reading

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EFECTS OF WATER IMPURITIES ON HUMAN HEALTH

In nature, water is never totally pure. No matter how isolated it is from sources of contamination, it will always not be 100% pure. Minerals from soil and rocks and gases from air dissolves in water, therefore changing the characteristics … Continue reading

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OZONE WATER PURIFICATION

Ozone, an unstable molecule releases a free radical which is very toxic to the majority of microorganisms in water. Advantages of Ozone water purification Ozone purification offers advantages over a more extensive treatment like chlorination. These mostly have to do … Continue reading

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BISPHENOL-A TO CHILDREN’S HEALTH IS AN URGENT HEALTH CONCERN

In December 2009, Environmental Working Group published the results of its ground-breaking analysis that for the first time detected BPA in the umbilical cord blood of American children, in ten minority babies. EWG is a non-profit environmental research and advocacy … Continue reading

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EFFECTS OF AGRICULTURAL CHEMICALS IN THE ENVIRONMENT

Understanding Agricultural Chemicals in the Environment The results of the use of agricultural chemicals and other methods associated with farming on the quality of sources and groundwater is well known; however, less is known about how those results may differ … Continue reading

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USING REVERSE OSMOSIS WATER FILTER

To use this filter, you need to have all the basic information on how this system works and what it entails before buying and installing. The membrane in RO has very tiny pores through which the contaminants like bacteria and … Continue reading

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USING REVERSE OSMOSIS WATER FILTER

To use this filter, you need to have all the basic information on how this system works and what it entails before buying and installing. The membrane in RO has very tiny pores through which the contaminants like bacteria and … Continue reading

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WATER ANALYSIS; SEPARATION TECHNIQUES

While analyzing or treating water, some measurement require separating the analyte from other substances in water which may interfere with the process. Some separation techniques include; Filtration- this is where water is separated from suspension by passing through a fine-pore … Continue reading

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