When you're looking to filter the water that's sent through your home, one whole-house water filtration method available to you is the use of a water softener. This type of system is able to remove the kinds of minerals that cause water hardness to occur. Water hardness is a common and severe problem that can [...]
There are a wide range of contaminants that can adversely affect the quality of water once they get into your water supply. Among the most harmful contaminants are various types of iron bacteria, which you'll want to take steps to remove if these bacteria are found in your drinking water. There are several different types [...]
To comply with EPA regulations, businesses are often required to monitor wastewater effluent or stormwater runoff. Potential polluters monitor pH, conductivity, dissolved oxygen, and other parameters to ensure that the water they release into the environment is in line with EPA standards. Learn more in this guest blog by WaterLogic International.
When running reverse osmosis (RO), operational efficiency is paramount. The comparison between the rate of water production and applied energy determines the cost of the water produced. Taking the system offline to conduct routine cleaning and maintenance can increase production rates and efficiency or extend membrane lifetime. However, spending extra effort to monitor membrane integrity [...]
Water Treatment Methods There exist several mechanisms for water disinfection, including chlorination and chloramination, ozonation, and UV irradiation. Ordinarily, only one disinfection technique is used in a treatment train. However, there are potential benefits to combining water treatment methods in sequence, including energy and cost savings and a safer product water. Potential Benefits of Combination [...]