Contaminant Removal

Contaminants are a threat to water quality, causing bad taste, odor, discoloration and negative health effects. Point-of-use/point-of-entry water treatment systems offer contaminant removal for water quality concerns such as arsenic, lead, sulfur and iron, as well as emerging contaminants such as personal care products and medications, to provide safe, clean drinking water.
Arsenic is naturally found in rocks and soil
Nov 17 2017

Q: Why is arsenic found in groundwater and why is it difficult to remove?

A: While arsenic is naturally found in rocks...

U.S. Steel oil spill in Lake Michigan
Nov 15 2017

U.S. Steel dumped 56.7 lb of chromium into a Lake Michigan tributary in late October. According to the...

Nov 10 2017

A recent World Health Organization (WHO) report revealed that...

Nov 5 2017

WaterPod containerized treatment units contain one of many AdEdge package units treating a wide variety of contaminants for drinking water,...

New Jersey adopts new water standards
Nov 2 2017

The State of New Jersey’s Department of Environmental Protection announced that New Jersey will become the first state to set formal Maximum...

Oct 30 2017

Tyson Foods announced it is considering a location in Kansas for a new ...

Replaced water lines improve lead levels in Flint
Oct 25 2017

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AWWA encourages farm bill legislation
Oct 24 2017

With excess nutrients impacting water quality nationwide, the American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) urged U.S. Congress to use the upcoming Farm...

Hurricane Maria affects Puerto Rico drinking water
Oct 23 2017

The death toll in Puerto Rico has risen to...

Tyson faces campaign against supply chain
Oct 20 2017

Mighty Earth, an environmental campaign organization, has started a...

Lake Erie may be declared impaired
Oct 18 2017

The Toledo City Council ...

Rockford, Mich., school shuts off water
Oct 17 2017

A middle school in Rockford, Mich., has...

Puerto Rico needs clean drinking water
Oct 13 2017

Puerto Ricans have started using ...

Oct 11 2017

In August 2017, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced that the hypoxic dead zone in the Gulf of Mexico, just off the coast...

Donated technology helps Flint, Mich., shelters find clean water & reduce waste
Oct 11 2017

Be honest: Would you walk into Flint, Mich., today and unconcernedly chug a glass of water from the tap in your hotel room without concern? Few of...

New standards guide health care facility building water management plans
Oct 10 2017

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) June 2017 online publication Vital Signs addressed the growing potential for...