Tag Archives: Water quality

Why do Ice Makers need a Backflow Preventer on them, They have internal Air Gaps? RIGHT?

The ice maker alone does not require a Backflow preventer, Until you add a filter to the set up. As we all know, a filter’s function is to isolate all of the contaminants, Lead, Chlorine, etc,. etc.. When the filter is not replaced often enough, it will become a high health hazard. We used to […]

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Vandals drain 400,000 gallons from Flagler water system

Flagler County deputies said some vandals prompted a boil water advisory to be issued after they darined 400,000 gallons of water from the county water system. Source: Vandals drain 400,000 gallons from Flagler water system

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A Timeline of the Water Crisis in Flint, Michigan – ABC News

This Story is very disturbing! We can expect this in Third World Countries, but in America this is Disgraceful. Source: A Timeline of the Water Crisis in Flint, Michigan – ABC News

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People always ask, how does Backflow Happen? This is one Way!

This is a very common mistake. Please don’t let this happen to you.

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KRISTV.com | Continuous News Coverage | Corpus Christi – Sprinkler system backflow suspected in E-coli contamination

Utility crews suspect anĀ absent or failing backflow prevention device on a sprinkler system may have caused the recent E-coli contamination in Flour Bluff. Source: KRISTV.com | Continuous News Coverage | Corpus Christi – Sprinkler system backflow suspected in E-coli contamination

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