Why Australia’s water softeners are bad news for the environment

Water softener makers are being accused of contributing to global warming by cutting water, and even reducing rainfall, which is good news for water quality.Key points: The water softening industry claims that reducing the amount of water used for drinking or cooking is a more environmentally sound use of water The Australian Institute of Water …

How water softener saves money by reducing water waste

This article first appeared on National Geographic.A new water softening system made from a mix of ingredients has helped save billions of dollars in water in the United States and around the world.The water softeners were developed by a company called Regensu Technologies.The product, known as Regensul, can treat up to 10,000 liters of water …