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Water Softening

Most Americans live in hard water areas.  See how ion exchange water softeners reduce wear and tear and costs on home heating and appliances; how it improves the condition of hair and skin and how it improves the environment.

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Battelle Study Documents Anti-scaling Benefits of Water Softeners

Water softeners virtually eliminate energy-wasting, service life-shortening scale accumulation on gas and electric water heaters, according to a new study by Battelle Memorial Institute on “Benefits of removal of water hardness (calcium and magnesium ions) from a water supply.” Testing electric water heaters over an equivalent 15 months of service found 64 times more scaling on unsoftened… Read more »