Water Around The World !

I thought today that I would just take a random look at what is happening in the world of water. A funny thought about theoretical Global Warming is that the University of  Southern Denmark has proposed that the increased melting of polar ice is causing the proliferation of new algae, which is in turn increasing the reproduction rates of many ocean species who all of a sudden have an abundance…

Can Technology Effectively Remove Bacteria without Chlorine?

I was asked this question on another forum and thought it would be worth discussing here. First off, this question raises a few questions that must be answered before a proper answer on this end can be given to. Let’s look a bit deeper. The phrase “effectively remove” is relative. By effectively, do we mean strictly the technical performance of bacterial removal? Or do we mean effective in the sense…

Sanitizing Your Bottled Water Dispenser

If you have a home or office bottled water cooler/dispenser it is important that you also implement a regular sanitization/disinfection procedure to protect users from contamination. Bottled water has no chlorine in it, which means bacteria, viruses, mold, algae, and fungus can, and will eventually grow in and around all of the wetted parts. I was in the process of writing out a santization procedure to post, when I came…