Rainwater harvesting and storm water recycling are similar processes, but rainwater harvesting usually involves collecting water from cleaner surfaces, such as roofs, while storm water typically is ground-level runoff. Both require collecting, storing and conserving rain for later use.
Rainwater harvesting system provides alternative to well water
More than ever, sustainable surface and groundwater supplies are essential to communities across North America and around the world. The strains of industry and agriculture on groundwater are noticeable as pressures on water supplies intensify and supply patterns change. The increase in agriculture over vulnerable aquifers, climate change and hydrocarbon production are impacting water quality. Unregulated use or uncontrolled flow of groundwater can cause water quality degradation and conflict between water users.
Small drinking water systems opt for POE UV treatment
In the words of Alexandra Cousteau, “Water will be the defining crisis of our century.” Essentially, water is running out. Population is constantly growing, and water and storm water management costs are skyrocketing across the U.S., increasing by up to 8% per year. Without a sustainable water management plan that includes rainwater harvesting, both people and businesses will suffer.
System helps school become South Carolina's first LEED-certified educational facility
Whether or not we’d like to admit it, we live in a competitive society. To make matters worse, I live in a competitive home. My children are motivated by the thrill of a contest. It is not just playing games either—the competition has moved to simple, everyday tasks.
Gain an advantage in the marketplace with third-party certification
Consumers who choose to use a residential point-of-use (POU) reverse osmosis (RO) system in their home need to feel secure that their system is producing high quality, reliable water for their family. Because most of us lack sophisticated equipment at home to make this determination, many homeowners rely on trusted brands to deliver the water quality they expect.
Quality tests and certifications ensure reliable filter performance
India is regarded as one of the fastest growing global markets. With an official Indian government growth forecast of 8.75% in 2011, the country emerged relatively unscathed from the recent global economic downturn.
India occupies only 2.4% of the world’s landmass, but it has more than 15% of the world’s population, with a median age of 25. Approximately 70% of India’s population lives in more than 550,000 villages; the rest of the population lives in more than 200 towns and cities.
New filter provides low-pressure solution
The HQCBC series of filters offers performance in reducing sediment, color, soluble organic compounds such as pesticides, dioxins, and volatile organic compounds such as chloroform and petrochemicals. With uniform and solid media structures, HQCBC filters do not exhibit problems such as channeling, fluidizing, bypassing or the release of carbon fines.
Big-Bubba non-metallic filter housings are an economical replacement for stainless steel filtration equipment because of its non-metallic construction compared to today’s high cost of stainless steel! The rugged, glass-reinforced polyproplyene won’t chip, rust or dent. And, because all wetted surfaces are non-metallic, Big-Bubba filter housings are ideal when chemical compatibility is an issue or for sea water applications. A full line of proprietary cartridges with double o-rings are easy to service, replace and guarantees repeat business.
The Watts Dual Media Water Softener and Filter utilizes Vortech patented distributor technology to maximize media efficiency with two separate media chambers in one tank. Activated carbon for pre-treatment removes chloramines, chlorine, taste, odors and extends ion exchange resin life. High efficiency ion exchange resin increases efficiency and enhances performance with high iron content water.