What Contaminants Does Reverse Osmosis Remove?

Do you have a Reverse Osmosis (RO) system in your home or business? Are you curious about what RO removes? Well, here ya go. Reverse Osmosis (RO) does not offer the guarantee of 100% removal of any single contaminant. In onsite water analysis, it may indeed be found that a contaminant found in the feed water is not detectable in the water produced by the RO. However, this result may…

Home Humidifiers! RO Versus Soft Water

While Reverse Osmosis (RO) is a great purification staple, it does not remove all the solids (minerals, as some call them). On average it removes 99+% of divalent and trivalent ions (Calcium, Lead for example) and 98+ % of monovalent ions (Sodium, for example) If the RO is not fed softened water, and there is calcium in the feed water, then you will also have Calcium in the RO water,…