Fresh water is surprisingly scarce on a planet that 70 percent covered by good old H2O. The problem with most of the Earth’s water is, of course, that it is too salty to drink or to use in agriculture. The problem with tap water is that it contains too many impurities to make it palatable or safe for your family to drink. The answer to this problem is a reverse osmosis system.
Just What is Reverse Osmosis?
You may have heard of osmosis in a high school science class—it is the process by which molecules pass through a semipermeable membrane from a less concentrated solution to a more concentrated solution. Reverse osmosis works much the same way – in reverse. These systems use pressure to force additives, minerals and other impurities out of water by passing it through a thin membranous filter. Reverse osmosis requires a few special tools:
To learn more about installing a reverse osmosis system in your home, contact a plumber in your area. With the help of a little science, you can enjoy clean, pure water that is free from even the smallest pollutants. Call (602) 870-6840 today for product details and pricing on the quality reverse osmosis systems available from Donley Service Center.