Reverse Osmosis Versus Distillation

Reverse Osmosis (RO) and Distillation are often competing technologies in both drinking water and high purity applications. Previous to 1970 Distillation enjoyed a very favorable advantage as the most used technology for producing high purity water. However, as the 70’s ensued, RO began the takeover which today finds the technology as the most popular in all of the water filtration industry. Let’s take a look at some of the peculiarities…

Tour d’ Aquifer – What a day I had!

I feel flattered and honored to have been invited to participated in today’s’ Tour d’ Aquifer event put on by the Center for Applied Earth Science and Engineering Research (CAESER) formerly the Groundwater Institute at the University of Memphis. It isn’t any secret that I am a cheerleader for the water found in Memphis, and our neighboring Mid-South communities, however, I have categorized this post as both a Mid-South and…

Fraud? Water Tricks? You tell me!

Recently, I saw a video on Facebook from a person identified as Cathy Thomas. In the video the moderator demonstrated supposedly normal bottled water that they claimed was purchased at Walmart under the Trade name “Arrowhead Water”. In the video, seemingly normal bottled water is poured out and right before your very eyes changes physical state into something the moderator and a woman assistant call things like gel, and plastic-like.…