Air & Water Quality, Inc.

Air & Water Quality, Inc.

2 services found


  • Household Water Treatment and Purification

  • Arsenic In Well Water

    Arsenic In Well Water

    The United States Environmental Protection Agency sets a Maximum Contaminant Level (MCL) for contaminants in public drinking water. The MCL is the maximum concentration that is allowed for public water supplies. For arsenic, the MCL is 10 ug/L (which is the same as 0.01 mg/L). While the EPA does not regulate private well water quality, home owners are advised to test and, when necessary, treat their well water for the contaminants regulated by the...

  • Hard Water

    Hard Water

    Hard water is the result of the dissolved minerals Ca (calcium) and Mg (magnesium). These minerals become less soluble at high temperatures and form a white precipitate (solid). This characteristic is what causes most of the problems with hardness. Probably the most recognizable symptoms of hard water are soap scum in the tub and shower, and hard water spots on faucets and fixtures. Hardness minerals react with soaps and detergents to form an...