Arsenic Testing the Easy Way

In the past, testing for arsenic in drinking water has been as difficult as removing it. A variety of test kits have appeared on the market deriving from the need for easier, cheaper and faster methods. These test kits rival both the accuracy and low detection ability of laboratory instrumentation.

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Test strip technology advances make difficult arsenic detection a thing of the past.

About The Author: 

John Gary manages sales for Industrial Test Systems, Inc., Rock Hill, S.C., and manufactures test kits for drinking water quality, pools and spas, education, ponds and aquariums, engine coolants and more. Gary can be reached at 800-861-9712; jgary@cetlink.net.

Activation Date: 
December 3, 2001
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
12804

POU Options for Arsenic

The topic of arsenic has received a lot of press coverage this year, ever since the Bush administration halted the EPA’s newly issued maximum contaminant level (MCL) of 10 parts per billion (ppb). Since then, the MCL was reinstated back to 50 ppb and further discussions and studies have continued. This article will discuss some of these updates.

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How to Select from Available Treatment Options

About The Author: 

Contributed by Apyron Technologies.

Activation Date: 
November 9, 2001
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
12759

New Arsenic Treatment Technology Tested in India

A new low cost technology for purifying arsenic contaminated groundwater assists the government of India in removing this slow but steady assassin from their midst.

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System requires no electricity, treats 1,000 liters per day in West Bengal

Activation Date: 
December 28, 2000
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
11700