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Water softening with potassium chloride : process, health, and environmental benefits

Author: William Wist; Rod J McEachern; Jay H Lehr
Publisher: Hoboken, NJ : Wiley, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Sodium chloride (NaCl) is typically used to soften water, yet the resulting sodium-rich runoff has no benefits and poses human health and environmental problems. Water Softening with Potassium Chloride lays out an alternative approach that offers a "win-win" for both the environment and softening performance. Written by the pioneer of the process, this unique resource presents the background, research data and  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William Wist; Rod J McEachern; Jay H Lehr
ISBN: 9780470087138 0470087137 9780470529041 0470529040
OCLC Number: 230180306
Description: xiv, 250 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. What Is Potassium Chloride? --
2. What Is Hard Water? --
3. Lowering Water Hardness --
4. Ion Exchange Process --
5. Basic Chemistry of Ion Exchange --
6. Operation and Types of Water Softeners --
7. Potassium Chloride Regenerant for Water Softening --
8. Comparison of KCl and NaCl as Regenerant --
9. Environmental Considerations --
10. Potassium and Human Health --
11. Ongoing Research --
App. 1. Standard Test Protocol for Comparison of KCl and NaCl Regenerants --
App. 2. Laboratory Data Obtained with the Standard Test Protocol --
App. 3. Accelerated Mush Test.
Responsibility: William Wist, Jay H. Lehr, Rod McEachern.

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Potassium chloride is a logical alternative to sodium chloride in water softening. Water Softening with Potassium Chloride provides a thorough overview of the process, the equipment, and the  Read more...

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