Consider this statement: Hot water has the ability to scald human skin; so, it also must kill anything inside it. Wrong! One of the biggest misconceptions about microbes is that warm/hot water is unsuitable for them.
Drinking tap water is one of the most convenient and cost-effective amenities in the home but it can also be taken for granted. What if you were poisoning yourself or your family without even realizing it – simply by drinking tap water that has […]
Regular testing water for drinking, swimming and pool care is important. When large amounts of water sit in one place for too long, the risk for contamination will increase. Make sure you are always using the safest, cleanest water in your home and pool […]
Water purification is a step-wise process which removes unwanted substances such as sediment, waste, microbes, dissolved chemicals and pollutants. Once water is treated, it is drinkable.
Not all conditions of water will require all treatment processes available. Initial testing is needed to determine the water treatment […]
In the pool or spa environment, water quality is the most important factor for personal health and enjoyment.
Acidic water can hurt the swimmers’ eyes and possibly irritate mucous membranes or skin. The low pH can also affect the mechanical equipment and could corrode some […]
Water quality is a continuous concern across the world. Since water is a universal solvent, many compounds, molecules, metals and elements can exist within water. The majority of these are odorless, flavorless and colorless. Detection by the traditional methods of smell, taste and sight are rendered useless. […]
We need water for survival. But every day, in the developed world, we use more water than can be replenished. The water that is available costs more to clean, pump and transport. Those rates are directly charged to the consumer and will continue to increase.
Here are […]
Adventure lovers unite! From surfing the big waves and paddling wild river rapids to straddling a boat’s wake on a small board, we’ve put together our favourite adventure water sports for you to try.
Kite boarding is a popular and thrilling surface water sport that […]
Reverse osmosis is a life changing process that can solve some of the world’s water problems. It can be used to treat and filter contaminated water and to treat and recycle wastewater for agricultural and landscape uses.
Traditionally, reverse osmosis has been in […]
A Category 4 Hurricane named Harvey swept the Gulf of Mexico hitting landfall in Texas, Mississippi and Louisiana August 26-August 30, 2017. The storm continued across much of the eastern United States with endless rain, thunderstorms, tornadoes and record flooding.
Residents either left their dwellings in search […]