Depending on how it is collected or prepared, it may be of questionable quality. Tests indicate that most bottled water does not meet the same standards as tap water. Additionally, all bottled water... more
Water Related Terms
Distillation is the process of removing the minerals and other chemicals from water. Distilled water can be used in variety of applications such as drinking water, watering plants and filling... more
The process of how water vapor condenses in the atmosphere and falls to earth as precipitation. Once on the surface of the earth, most of the water evaporates back into the atmosphere.
Small amounts of iron are often found in water because of the large amount of iron present in the soil and because corrosive water will pick up iron from pipes. Clothing washed in water containing... more
Reverse Osmosis is the best way to achieve pure drinking water at a reasonable cost. Reverse Osmosis Systems employ a high density membrane to block out contaminants and a granular activated... more
1. WHAT IS ULTRAVIOLET (UV) LIGHT?
Ultraviolet light exists at the invisible, violet end of the light spectrum. Although we can't see UV light, we are exposed to a small portion of UV rays... more
Any filter that removes one or more elements from water is called a Water Filter. The most common water filters are:
- ACTIVATED CARBON FILTRATION SYSTEMS
- CHEMICAL FREE IRON... more
The US Geological Survey defines hardness as follows:
|Classification||Hardness in Mg/L (ppm)... more|