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.
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Feb 5 2011
Otis is located in Berkshire County, Mass., and has a population of 572, according to the 2000 U.S. Census Bureau data. The town is surrounded by…
Nov 22 2010
An investigative report that uranium and radium may be present in Houston drinking water provides more reason for residents to consider using final…
Nov 10 2010
A new report from the city of New York that lead may be present in the pipes of older buildings provides more reason for residents to consider using…
May 18 2010
In its official annual report, the President’s Cancer Panel is recommending people use home filtering devices to decrease exposure to cancer-causing…
Jan 15 2010
Envirogen Technologies, Inc., announced the successful start-up of a new treatment system that will produce potable water from perchlorate-laden…
Dec 9 2009
Following a comprehensive New York Times report revealing that 20% of Americans face water in violation of the Safe Drinking Water Act, the Water…
Nov 24 2009
LayneRT is an NSF/ANSI Standard 61 certified and approved arsenic removal media. It is a hydrous iron oxide-impregnated resin that efficiently binds…
Sep 8 2009
A significant number of small drinking water systems across the U.S. rely on groundwater supplies. In recent years, however, changes to the drinking…
Aug 21 2009
LayneRT is a hydrous iron oxide impregnated resin that efficiently binds arsenic and never needs backwashing. It is engineered in a single-column…
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NTL Aquaking
Apr 13 2009
NTL now offers onsite testing equipment and supplies, including the Aquaking, a colorimeter preprogrammed to run up to 60 contaminants such as iron,…
Dec 10 2008
Following a U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) study showing that man-made chemicals remained in two-thirds of the publicly treated water that was tested…
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Palintest lead and copper test
Oct 13 2008
The SA-1000 scanning analyzer provides schools, municipalities and health departments with an easy-to-use, accurate test for lead and copper in…
May 27 2008
After many years of being on the road and having to use water from various sources, the surface of the water treatment industry, in my opinion, is…
Nov 1 2005
Updated 11/1/19 Contamination is defined as the introduction of any undesirable physical, chemical or microbiological material into a water source.…
Sep 23 2005
A joint study by AWWARF (American Water Works Association Research Foundation) and the U.S. EPA, POU/POE Implementation feasibility study for arsenic…
Sep 23 2003
The New York state Health Department has proposed cutting the permissible amount of the gasoline additive MTBE in public water systems to help…
Aug 18 2003
Whether it is an issue of limited space, material compatibility or just challenging feed water, there always will be a need for custom-engineered…
Aug 12 2003
Despite police efforts to rush him an antidote, a 4-month-old boy died of arsenic poisoning in Boston after he and his 2-year-old sister drank…
Jul 22 2003
In Chicago, city officials closed two River North restaurants and a hotel after discovering a potentially hazardous chemical in the building's water…
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