Tag Archives: Chlorine

Tampa Switches to Chlorine for Water Treatment

Many Tampa residents received a notice in the mail a few days ago alerting them that the city is temporarily changing their disinfecting agent from chloramines to chlorine. The notice, which you can read in full below, claims that this procedure is merely routine maintenance and that the water will still be safe to drink.…
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The Truth About Chlorine & Salt Softeners

Why did you buy a water softener? Why did you buy a water softener? Chances are you’d either read about or experienced the negative effects of hard water. Scale buildup leaves residue on your water heater, appliances, and on your plumbing fixtures. Soaps and detergents become less effective. The high count of minerals in your…
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Why We Need To Address Chlorine

Bathing and showering in chlorinated water Just like swimming in a chlorinated pool, showering and bathing in chlorinated water affects your skin and hair. Over time the chlorine will dry out your hair, requiring the use of conditioners. Those people with chemically treated hair will notice their color will bleach out quicker. Our skin is…
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