Tag - Water

The Science of Dihydrogen Monoxide

Dihydrogen monoxide. Heard of it? We are 100% certain you have. It’s probably the world’s most common chemical with a whole list of benefits – but it can be fatal too. Also known as DHMO, dihydrogen monoxide is amongst many other things: A universal industrial solvent A fire retardant A food additive Used in weapons manufacture A coolant Would you ban...

How Is Demineralised Water Made?

Demineralised water is a common form of high grade purified water, and it can be made in several ways. It’s also known as demi or demin water and is simply water which has had its minerals removed. How Is Demineralised Water Made? There are various ways of producing demineralised water, and we’ll look at a few of them in a little...

What Is Demineralised Water?

If you’re confused by what demineralised water is versus deionised, distilled, ultrapure, purified water (the list goes on)… you’re in the right place. (Another right place is our Complete Guide to Demineralised Water). There are many forms of purified, high grade water, and in today’s blog post we’re going to look in a little more depth at what demineralised water...

Uses of Synthetic Sea Water

Following our recent blog post which explored what synthetic sea water is, we now take a look at the uses of synthetic sea water. A Quick Recap - What Is Synthetic Sea Water? Synthetic sea water also goes by the names of artificial sea water (ASW) and substitute ocean water. It is a mixture of water, mineral salts and vitamins. These...