Category Archives: Water Treatment

PROS AND CONS OF REVERSE OSMOSIS WATER PURIFICATION

Reverse osmosis is a process of water treatment that has been used for many years. It is one of the most effective methods. It is a system where water is forced to pass through a membrane which filters out all … Continue reading

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TIPS FOR CHOOSING HOME WATER TREATMENT SYSTEM

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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CHECK ARSENIC IN YOUR DRINKING WATER

Levels of arsenic in our drinking water can be reduced to meet the standard requirement of EPA, which is 0.10 parts per million. The only surest way to minimize exposure to arsenic in our drinking water is through thorough water … 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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ULTRAVIOLET 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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WATER AND IMPURITIES

Water pollution is the contamination of water bodies, e.g. lakes, oceans, seas, rivers, aquifers, and ground water. It is any chemical, physical or biological change in the quality of the water that causes harm to the living things. Water pollution … Continue reading

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CLIMATE AND DRINKING WATER

Extreme heat  killed over 74 Americans in the first half of 2012. Heat-related death is just one dangerous complication of excessive climate tied to global warming. Extreme stormy weather can cause sinking, pollute drinking water and result in episodes of … Continue reading

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WHY YOU SHOULD HAVE 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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WHERE & HOW WATER SOFTENERS ARE FITTED

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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DO I INSTALL A WATER FILTER BEFORE OR AFTER THE 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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