How RO Systems Treat Salt Water

Drinking salt water is never advisable but in places where clean, drinking water is scarce, it might be the only option. Salt naturally dehydrates the body which is why it would try to get rid of it. Lack of water will eventually lead to serious dehydration symptoms such as dry mouth, headaches, dizziness, rapid heartbeat and low blood pressure. In severe cases, it could even lead to kidney failure as the body can no longer produce urine. Fortunately, through today’s advancement in water treatment technologies, reverse osmosis (RO) systems can desalinate water for safe drinking. Here’s how: Continue reading