Almost all drinking water supplies are contaminated by many organisms, bacteria and viruses. Further more, most drinking water that comes from municipal water supplies are further contaminated from storage tanks, pipes, and even from water tables from where your water may be drawn,have been contaminated.
A few contaminents can produce mild symptoms not unlike influenza, which is after all caused by a virus. They can also cause severe illnesses and in some uses result in death. Thousands of deaths are directly attributed to contaminated water supplies every year. Often most people affected are very young, very old or very weak.
No one will argue that chlorine serves an important purpose. However, there can be negative effects of chlorine to the human body if you do not employ some type of chlorine removal after the chlorination process. The EPA defines chlorine as a pesticide, designed to kill organisms Studies show the bulk of our harmful exposure to chlorine is due to inhalation of steam and skin absorption while showering. It also causes itching and excessive dryness in people with otherwise normal skin. It dries out the hair.
Astehetically chlorine is the primary cause of bad taste and odor in drinking water. result in a lower degree of health. The good news is that chlorine removal is one of the easiest processes Many products on the market offer chlorine removal filters which require replacement filter cartridges. WaterBoss Model 950 takes a comprehensive approach to chlorine removal. Chlorine removal begins at the point of entry, where your water supply enters your home. This means chlorine removal, down to nominal amounts takes place at all faucets,showers heads and washing machines. With the Waterboss 950 there is no need for replacement filters.