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3 Things No One Told You About Softened Water

3 Things No One Told You About Softened Water

Did you know that 85 percent of homes in the U.S. have hard water? With statistics like that, it’s no surprise that residential and commercial water softeners are so popular. And, there’s no question that softened water comes with a lot of benefits: No more water...

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How to Deal With Chloride In Wastewater Plants

How to Deal With Chloride In Wastewater Plants

It has been almost 50 years since the Clean Water Act was passed in an effort to regulate water quality in the United States. Yet, water quality problems continue to plague our nation and challenge our communities. Let’s take a closer look at one growing water problem...

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Improve Water Quality With the Salt Miner!

Improve Water Quality With the Salt Miner!

Water is perhaps one of the most important things we use daily that we often take for granted. We expect there will be enough water to meet our needs, but we also expect safe, quality water. However, water quality is becoming a bigger issue as time goes by. National...

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Groundwater Protection Starts With YOU!

Groundwater Protection Starts With YOU!

Part of our responsibility while living on this planet involves taking care of the resources we’ve been given. That includes groundwater protection, preserving a valuable resource we couldn’t live without. In fact, it’s so important that there’s a whole week dedicated...

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How Does Too Much Salt Affect the Environment?

How Does Too Much Salt Affect the Environment?

Salt is a useful compound, there’s no doubt about that. Without it, food would taste pretty bland and the oceans would certainly be different than they are today. Too much salt in the wrong place, however, can have devastating effects on the environment and cost a lot...

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