Category: Waterborne Pathogens

Role of Microorganisms Used in Wastewater Treatment

Written by AOS Treatment Solutions on July 23, 2018
microorganisms used in wastewater treatment

  Wastewater can be detrimental to the environment if left untreated. That's because waste from humans and pets are a source of several types of waterborne diseases and bacterial contamination. Thanks in part to microorganisms, treating wastewater and sewage is Read More

Common Impurities in Water

Written by AOS Treatment Solutions on April 17, 2018
what are impurities in water

Water is the world’s most precious resource. However, it is not exempt from certain impurities that can severely affect clean consumption. These impurities include dust, fine sand, clay, dirt, and biological contaminants. Pure water is tasteless, colorless and odorless, but Read More

Water Borne Microbes That Can Lurk In Untreated Water

Written by AOS Treatment Solutions on May 3, 2017
Waterborne microbes can lunk in untreated water.

When thinking of water treatment, pathogenic microbes are often overlooked. Attention usually goes to harmful chemicals and large-particle waste products. While large particulate matter and chemical runoff are important, some of the biggest threats often go unseen to the naked Read More

8 Prominent Waterborne Diseases and How to Treat Them

Written by AOS Treatment Solutions on March 22, 2017
types of waterborne diseases treatment

Water systems in the United States are some of the safest in the world, yet there are still cases of waterborne diseases found in drinking water. Types of Waterborne Diseases The following are several of the most prominent waterborne diseases Read More