The Harmful Effects of Asbestos in Drinking Water

The Harmful Effects of Asbestos in Drinking Water

Most people have heard about the dangers of asbestos when used in building materials because exposure to asbestos has been shown to cause cancer. But what many people don’t realize is that asbestos is something that’s present in the environment, which means there’s a...
Things to Expect at a Well Inspection

Things to Expect at a Well Inspection

Well water and municipal water systems aren’t the same thing. If you’ve recently moved into a home with a well, one of the first things you may have been told is that you should get a well inspection. This is good advice. Components might need to be replaced, or...
Comparing Soft Water with Hard Water

Comparing Soft Water with Hard Water

You’ve probably heard the terms hard water and soft water before, but you may not have known exactly what those terms meant. However, the hardness or softness of water is important because it can carry some characteristics that can impact industrial processes and have...
Learning the Importance of Turbidity Measurement

Learning the Importance of Turbidity Measurement

There are a number of things that impact water quality. Turbidity is one of the most common aspects discussed when it comes to environmental water quality monitoring. While many know that turbidity is important, they fail to understand what it is or why it is so...
Different pH Values of Drinking Water

Different pH Values of Drinking Water

You may not have thought much about the pH level of water since you performed experiments in school, but what you learned may be more important than you thought. The pH level of your drinking water can make a difference. While the pH level of your water may not...
6 Compelling Reasons to Test Your Tap Water

6 Compelling Reasons to Test Your Tap Water

Water is one of the most critical resources on the planet because of its importance to life. We may take for granted the clarity and purity of the water that flows from our taps with the turn of a spigot, but not all tap water is equal when it comes to water quality....
Reasons Why Your Water Smells Like Sulfur

Reasons Why Your Water Smells Like Sulfur

There’s nothing like having fresh, clean water available from the tap, but sometimes, the water in your home is anything but that. Sometimes, instead of clear, beautiful water, you might open up the tap and smell something completely unpleasant, resembling a...
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