Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Is chlorination beneficial to water that we drink?

Adding chlorine into water to disinfect bacteria is common practice in the water treatment plant in the world.

Do you know that chlorine in water even in small quantity has plenty side effects to our health. This is because chemical compounds namely Trihalomethanes (THMs) are formed. One of them is chloroform.

Boiling water could not get rid of chlorine.

It is advisable to install a good water filter before the point of use at your house and office. A good water filter or water purifier could remove chlorine, minerals, bacteria and viruses.

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