Monday, September 21, 2015

Reverse Osmosis: One-Stop Water Purification

Clean water is an important need. This means you need a filtration system in your home and RO systems are one of the best. Reverse Osmosis systems are used to filter out dense constituents along with other dissolved particulates by using a high pressure pump to push water through a semi-permeable micro-sieve. This process significantly improves the hygienic properties of the water, even as far as making brackish water drinkable.

This technology, which is equipped to strain bacteria, salts, dyes, or any other particles with a molecular weight exceeding 200 Daltons, isn’t exactly new. Former President, John F. Kennedy already recognized its huge potential when he stated that our collective ability to extract freshwater from salty water at a low cost, would indeed serve as a laudable service to humanity, and would eclipse many of our scientific achievements. 

For now, reverse osmosis purification can be regarded as a viable means to optimize drinking water usage in homes. The good news is that the U.S. government has approved a desalinization project in Carlsbad, which is expected to supply about fifty million gallons of water to California residents. However, this plant is not scheduled to begin operations until next year. 

So if you’re looking to take advantage of this technology now, you are probably better off contacting experienced water purification and water treatment suppliers to assure a safer purification and filtering system for your household’s drinking water supply.