What Are The Differences Between Water Softening and Reverse Osmosis?

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Reverse Osmosis or RO is often confused with water softening technology. While both technologies can accomplish some of the same water quality objectives, there are significant differences. The starting point for any potential water quality technology user is to define the problem you are trying to solve.  Some use cases for water treatment include: Removal…

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Why RO Water Is Important For Farmers

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In many parts of the world, agriculture is a leading industry, but providing adequate supplies of clean water is an issue. Take a closer look at why constant, clean water is so important for farming. Growing cycles depend on our most important and vital element, water. The more control farmers have over their inputs, the…

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What Does Reverse Osmosis Have To Do With Exceptional Craft Beer?

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Brewers instinctively understand the importance of water quality in brewing, but what’s in the science? We turned to the experts at Green Biz to sum up the critical importance of water quality in beer making: Today, modern brewers rely on clean water to make their product. Because no matter how carefully craft brewers tweak their…

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Taking Control of Your Utility

FCI Watermakers Safe Drinking Water Utility

Safe Water Equals Satisfied Guests “Is it safe to drink the water?” If you’re an owner or operator in the hospitality industry – and you’re located on an island or similar area where the water service isn’t reliable – you’ve probably fielded this question more than a few times. In fact, it’s one of the…

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Water Spots, The Spots That Damage Your Vehicle

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Removing water spots on your boat, RV, or jetski is more than just a time-consuming chore – they can create lasting damage to the paint and finish. Contaminants and minerals left behind can lead to a dull finish and an entry point for rust. And it all starts with the water you use.

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RV Living: Necessities on the road

The secret is out. RV life is in. Booming RV sales over the last couple of years prove that more of us are ready to experience the nomadic life, traveling the country in search of adventures on a road trip that never ends. Whether it’s your home-on-wheels, office-on-wheels, school-on-wheels, or all of the above, life…

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Per Day vs Per Hour: Common Misconceptions when Purchasing a Watermaker

Per Day vs Per Hour: Common Misconceptions when Purchasing a Watermaker | FCI Watermakers
If you’re a boat enthusiast shopping for a reliable reverse osmosis watermaker, you’ve probably zeroed in on the gallons-per-day specs of a system’s water output. But it’s the gallons-per-hour that is the key to making the right purchase decision.

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Clean, Fresh Water More Than A Luxury On A Large Yacht

The fresh water demands on a large yacht are considerable. Beyond mere drinking and bathing, there’s often a need to fill hot tubs and pools, and use it for boat systems and routine deck washing. FCI Watermakers’ innovative Neptune series makes from 1,275 to 9,500 gallons of pure, fresh water every day—enough for the most…

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Global Service Network Ensures Clean, Fresh Water 24/7

In sixty countries across six continents, FCI Watermakers has the resources in place to keep its high-performance, continuous-duty reverse osmosis desalinization units in peak condition. Its worldwide network of authorized dealers and distributors are ready to assist professional mariners, no matter how distant the port of call. FCI Watermakers parts are non-proprietary. This is essential…

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