Category Archives: Pharmaceuticals

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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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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WATER HARDNESS TEST 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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WATER PARAMETERS THAT SHOULD BE INITIALLY TESTED

Water is the worldwide solution and it has the abilities of dissolving just about anything. Because of this exclusive property water can easily become infected. Most common problems are usually smell or discoloration problems; like those associated with sulfur and … Continue reading

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HOW TO STOP WATER POLLUTION

There are many ways of preventing water pollution. The most common is preventing soil erosion from agricultural areas. Soil erosion always leads to presence of excess nutrients in water which causes algae boom. The following measures should be observed; Stop … Continue reading

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BUY THE BEST REVERSE OSMOSIS MEMBRANE

RO systems are all not the same, as much as they may look alike from their design and component. They may vary in quality from each other, and anyone   who is considering to buy one need to consider the following; … Continue reading

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WILL CALIFORM BACTERIA IN DRINKING WATER MAKE YOU SICK

Presence of caliform bacteria in drinking water should not be a cause of alarm, but rather an indication of the need to treat and prevent water contamination. It is an indication that the source of your drinking water has been … Continue reading

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DEALING WITH SCARCITY OF DRINKING PORTABLE WATER

What is potable water? Potable water also referred to as drinking water, in regards to its prospective purpose. This is water, which is clean and pure free from any kind of contaminants. Naturally occurring potable water is very scarce such … Continue reading

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EFFECTS OF WATER POLLUTION

Effects of water pollution. Water is considered as the least toxic substance and the second most essential necessity for human survival after oxygen. On the other hand, water can be considered toxic if it contains toxic substances of which can … Continue reading

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Establishing sources of water contamination helps protect natural water sources.

There are numerous sources of water pollution that can be put into two categories namely; direct and indirect contaminant sources. Direct water contaminant sources. Industrialization, being a direct contaminant source, comprises the major source of water contaminant sources. This includes … Continue reading

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