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WATER – PART 5

Water Purification

Purified water is water with all living micro-organisms removed. This can be accomplished by either temperature or by chemical treatment.

In “Water – Part 4” we covered Water Filtration. Will filtration alone make water safe to drink? The answer is most of the time. As we discussed ceramic filters cannot filter out viruses […]

WATER – PART 4

Water Filtration Make no mistake contaminated water can make you sick and can kill you. There are three major organic contaminates of water; Protozoa, Bacteria, and Viruses. They are all microscopic. Protozoa and their cysts (eggs) are the largest in size at 1-15 microns, followed by bacteria at .2 – 2 microns in size. Viruses […]