Symptoms Caused by Contaminated Water

There are many people living in the U.S. who take the drinking water that comes out of their tap for granted. They have grown accustomed to getting a steady supply of clean, safe water delivered directly to their homes, so they don’t usually spend much time thinking about how lucky they are to have it…. Read more »

A History of Ozone Purification

You’re probably familiar with the word “ozone” and know what the ozone layer that surrounds the Earth is. But did you know that the human discovery of ozone dates back almost 200 years? Ozone was first discovered in 1840 by a chemist named Christian Friedrich Schonbein who called it ozone, deriving the name from the… Read more »

Discussing the Importance of Water for World Water Day

Did you know that, at this very moment, there are more than 663 million people in the world living without a safe water supply in or near their homes? Many of these people have to spend hours traveling to other places to fetch clean water. The lack of access to clean water is more than… Read more »

Water and Your Health: How Contaminated Water Can Affect You

Clean Drinking Water

Drinking water on a regular basis is really good for your body. That is, unless you are drinking water from a well or a plumbing system that has been contaminated. If you are subjecting your body to contaminated water, Livestrong points out that you could be putting microbial pathogens like salmonella, organic compounds like pesticides,… Read more »

Natural Ozone: How Ozone Forms Naturally in the Atmosphere

Ozone Formation

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last 15 or 20 years, you probably have an idea of just how important the ozone layer is to our planet. Ozone protects the Earth and, more importantly, the people, animals and all other living organisms from exposure to lethal UV radiation bombards the planet from… Read more »

Ozone Layer vs. Ozone Purification: How Ozone Protects Us

Ozone Layer

Ozone is a gas made out of three oxygen atoms that is naturally present in the atmosphere. Ozone that is located too close to the earth’s surface can actually be harmful to humans, animals and plants, notes The Ozone Hole, but the ozone layer that is located in the Earth’s stratosphere is extremely important to… Read more »

Five Advantages of Using Ozonated Water

Ozonated water is a highly effective method of treating and sanitizing water. In fact, some of the largest treatment facilities in the world use ozone disinfection methods to treat water supplies, especially in European nations. There are many benefits to using ozone to treat water, whether in your home or on a larger scale. Let’s… Read more »

Ozone Air Filtration: Keep the Air Indoors Clean this Winter

Indoor air quality is a growing concern for many people. There are a few options for indoor air filtration, including mechanical and electronic air filters, notes the EPA, but one that is becoming increasingly popular is ozone air filtration. Using an ozone filtration system in your home or office can help to keep the air… Read more »

Knowing the Most Common Contaminants

Water is something that many people take for granted, but a steady source of clean water is essential for life. In fact, water is so important to life that humans can only survive for a few days without it. One problem that is now seen frequently – and that regularly features in the news –… Read more »

The Importance of Clean Water

Were you aware that August is National Water Quality Month? That’s right! It’s that time of the year where we should each look at the current water supply and think about whether we are doing enough to keep it clean and usable. It sounds like it should be a year round holiday right? It probably… Read more »