water treatment Tag

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Rainfresh systems help fight Haitian cholera outbreak

Four and a half years have passed since Haiti was struck by an enormous earthquake, which killed over 230,000 people and displaced thousands of people. Unable to access safe drinking water, over half a million earthquake survivors have fallen ill with cholera: a bacterial infection...

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How to: Pick the right water treatment system for your home

Not sure what's in your water - or how to get rid of it? These handy charts are sure to help!   Chart #1: What's your water like? [table id=1 /]   Chart #2: Is your home urban or rural? [table id=2 /]   Have a question? We're here to help! Call one of our...

Rainfresh Disaster Relief Water Treatment in Lebanon
Rainfresh sends 20,000 gravity water filters to Syrian refugees in Lebanon

More than 12 million people have fled from Syria's violence, and over 1 million of those refugees have found temporary shelter in Lebanon. Most of them struggle to cover their basic needs: food, shelter and safe water. Living in small, overpopulated shacks and chicken coops, Syrian refugees...

Chlorine and THMs in drinking water
The facts about chlorine & THMs in your water

Most municipally treated water supplies in Canada use [ninja-popup ID=12585]chlorine[/ninja-popup] for water disinfection. [ninja-popup ID=12585]Chlorine[/ninja-popup] is a popular additive for several reasons. Firstly, it is effective at killing and reducing the growth of many microbes including bacteria, viruses and [ninja-popup ID=12589]cysts[/ninja-popup]. It also stays in...