Category Archives: Nitrates

CLIMATE AND WATER

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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TIPS ON WATER PURIFICATION

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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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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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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ULTRAVIOLET WATER PURIFICATION SYSTEM MAINTENANCE

Ultraviolet water purification is one of the leading modern methods of water purification. Ideally speaking, water purification technology has advanced for the recent years. UV, of course uses radiation energy from the sun or bulb to kill the harmful bacteria … Continue reading

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TESTING THE HARDNESS OF WATER USING TEST KITS

Tap water is not necessarily safe for drinking. There is need to perform routine test in order to determine water composition. Some chemicals are so difficult to be removed by water treating suppliers. Therefore there is need to have a … Continue reading

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BENEFITS OF WATER FILTRATION

Basically, hard water contains high levels of dissolved positive metallic ions such as magnesium and calcium. Particularly, water from underground aquifers such as wells and boreholes are likely to contain dissolved minerals as the water is in contact with rocks … Continue reading

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Hard Water Woes On Skin Care And Hair Maintenance.

Is your skin and hair care and maintenance digging a deeper hole into your pocket by the day? Is your hair or skin getting seemingly worse in spite of all your efforts to restore back their life and luster? Your … Continue reading

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Is Water Filtration A Reliable Solution For Purer Water For Drinking?

Good health is everyone’s concern although we often ignore the very basics to achieve good health. If pure drinking water for your family has been of concern to you, you are just but one among many others who are concerned … Continue reading

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