ArchivesCategory: Science

09Jul

Water is a cornerstone of the human body’s composition. Your whole body is about 60 percent water, and some parts, like your lungs and heart, are composed of even more. Water keeps every organ in your body going by performing a variety of functions. It regulates your body temperature through sweat and respiration, lubricates your joints, […]Continue Reading

07Jun

Chromium: Origin, products, applications and health implications Chromium, which is used in stainless steel, colorants and corrosion management in cooling systems, has been regulated for its potential health implications. April 29, 2019 (Water Tech) Ingestion health issues Chromium became an issue again in the 1990s resulting from local groundwater contamination caused by uncontrolled discharges of […]Continue Reading

05Jun

Multipure has devoted its entire 50-year existence to the promotion of cleaner water for proper hydration and healthier lives. But while many people understand that hydration is important in a vague, general manner, Multipure wants people to understand beyond that. This is where Multipure’s Hydration Solution comes in. Multipure’s Hydration Solution is a quick and […]Continue Reading

11Apr

Treatment Technologies for PFAS in Industrial Water Perfluoalkyl chemicals are organic chemicals whose hydrogen atoms have been replaced by fluorine. Polyfluoroalkyls have had many of the hydrogens replaced by fluorine. More than 4,000 perfluorinated and polyfluorinated substances (PFAS) have been produced since they were developed in the 1940s. More than 1,000 are listed in the […]Continue Reading

13Mar

Standards make a big difference in every aspect of modern life. Case in point? Look closely at the drinking water you take for granted each day. If the company that designed your water filter didn’t take standards seriously, your health could be in jeopardy. That’s why Multipure designs and manufactures our water filters with the […]Continue Reading

05Mar

Due to the growing awareness of water contamination over the last few decades, the consumer market has seen a wide array of water filter products using a variety of different water filtration technologies. To help you better understand the differences between these technologies, we have compiled this brief overview of water filtration technologies, noting their relative […]Continue Reading

27Feb

A recent study by the University of Illinois found that karst aquifers – groundwater ecosystems made up of creviced carbonate rock, and that make up one-quarter of global drinking water sources – are now contaminated with microplastic particles. Examining 17 groundwater samples from areas near the St. Louis metropolitan area and rural northwestern Illinois, researchers […]Continue Reading

20Feb

Despite increasing reports of widespread microplastic pollution – in drinking water, in seawater, and in food supplies – many studies are still being conducted to determine the quantifiable dangers of microplastics. Microplastics are defined as any piece of plastic measuring between five millimeters (5 mm) and one micrometer (1 μm) in size. Plastics smaller than […]Continue Reading

13Feb

A 2018 study by Orb Media, a nonprofit investigative journalism organization, examined eleven different bottled water brands across the world, finding that all of them contained some degree of microplastic contamination. Using a special dye that binds to plastic, the researchers used a special light to highlight the dyed particles in the water samples, and […]Continue Reading

12Feb

The global water desalination market is likely to witness a firm growth at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 7.8 percent from 2018 to 2025. Nearly 1 percent of the global water demand has been met via desalination over the last few years. This market is considered to have a strong future, owing to […]Continue Reading