ArchivesPosts Tagged ‘science’

27Nov

Drinking water can come from many different places. The primary sources of the water that goes through the pipes of your home most commonly derive from two main sources. Groundwater from underneath the Earth’s surface comes from aquifers, which are rocks with pores, voids and cracks that store and transmit water. Surface water is more […]Continue Reading

07Aug

Greater efficiency and innovation are considered the primary areas of development for the water and wastewater treatment equipment market. Diminishing freshwater reserves puts additional pressure on governments to meet the cumulative demand for uninterrupted water supply. Different types of instruments are used at different stages of water treatment. Manufacturers are focused on developing innovative and […]Continue Reading

10Jan

Since the water crisis of Flint, Mich., the nation has been more interested in its water quality than ever before in — but people are more nervous than ever, as well. When most people hear the words “total dissolved solids” in the context of water, they instantly assume the worst. Even water companies often label total dissolved solids (TDS) […]Continue Reading

22May

A new study sponsored by the Silent Spring Institute and Harvard School of Public Health was recently released, identifying 17 key chemical groups linked to breast cancer, including benzene and disinfection byproducts. Among the recommendations by the Silent Spring Institute is to use a Solid Carbon Block Filter to limit exposure from these contaminants in […]Continue Reading