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DuPont Water Solutions Launches Breakthrough Dry-Tested Seawater Reverse Osmosis Elements

With focused research efforts and deep expertise in membrane development and design, dry-tested seawater reverse osmosis elements are expected to transform the water industry as we know it and take desalination to the next level.

WILMINGTON, Del. (PRWEB) January 16, 2020
DuPont Water Solutions, a business unit of DuPont Safety & Construction, will now offer dry-tested seawater reverse osmosis (SWRO) elements to the industry. Newly launched next-generation SWRO technology enables customers to transition from wet to dry testing, which increases shelf life and offers more flexibility for storage. In addition, dry SWRO improves sustainability, safety and ergonomics during operation. Dry SWRO products will continue to meet or exceed membrane performance standards to achieve long-term operational benefits.
“Our business strives to further innovation in everything we do,” said HP Nanda, Global Vice President & General Manager, DuPont Water Solutions. “With focused research efforts and deep expertise in membrane development and design, dry-tested seawater reverse osmosis elements are expected to transform the water industry as we know it and take desalination to the next level.”
Improved sustainability footprint
By producing dry tested SWRO membranes, DuPont has doubled down on its commitment to global sustainability. Dry SWRO membranes help reduce energy consumption and decrease carbon dioxide emissions with a lower membrane weight and alternative testing process.
“If yearly desalination demand for a large installation is supplied with dry elements, emission savings are equivalent to greenhouse gas emissions from 7 million miles driven by a passenger vehicle or the carbon dioxide emissions from 3 million pounds of coal burned,” said Verónica García Molina, Global Marketing Leader for Municipal Water at DuPont Water Solutions. “Our high process standards and automated manufacturing deliver exceptional technology performance.”
Enhanced reliability and operations
Dry SWRO elements offer customers significant advantages over wet elements, given the requirement to monitor and eventually replace preservation solutions for wet membranes. Since dry-tested membranes do not need to be stored with the solution, they help enable longer storage times, lower labor costs and easier, long-term warehouse planning.
DuPont™ FilmTec™ elements that have been dry tested will have an extended six months under warranty compared to wet elements, which typically start after installation or six months after delivery. Dry-test SWRO membranes also are safer to install due to a 4kg reduction in weight and ease of handling.
About DuPont Safety & Construction
DuPont Safety & Construction is a global leader in delivering innovation for life’s essential needs in water, shelter and safety; enabling its customers to win through unique capabilities, global scale and iconic brands including DuPont™ Corian®, Kevlar®, Nomex®, Tyvek®, GreatStuff™, Styrofoam™ and FilmTec™. More on DuPont Water Solutions can be found at https://www.dupont.com/water.
About DuPont
DuPont (NYSE: DD) is a global innovation leader with technology-based materials, ingredients and solutions that help transform industries and everyday life. Our employees apply diverse science and expertise to help customers advance their best ideas and deliver essential innovations in key markets including electronics, transportation, construction, water, health and wellness, food and worker safety. More information can be found at http://www.dupont.com.
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Chlorophyll Water Builds Community of Health Practitioners, Nutritionists and Yoga Teachers

Chlorophyll Water Launches Health & Wellness ‘Community’ Page on their Website. Chlorophyll Water is a plant powered purified water (carbon filtered, triple filtration, UV treated) enhanced by nature with the addition of Chlorophyll, a key ingredient and the vital green pigment in plant life. Chlorophyll Water is a refreshing introduction to the many benefits of Chlorophyll, fortified with the added health benefits of Vitamin A, Vitamin B12, Vitamin C and Vitamin D for enhanced hydration.(PRWeb January 15, 2020)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/chlorophyll_water_builds_community_of_health_practitioners_nutritionists_and_yoga_teachers/prweb16835487.htm

Pelican Water Systems In-Home Services Now Available in Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (PRWEB) January 13, 2020
Pelican Water Systems, now a part of Pentair, is delighted to expand its signature in-home services to Memphis, Tennessee, and the nearby communities of Germantown, Bartlett, Millington and Southaven. With a quick phone call, homeowners in Memphis can schedule a free in-home consultation with a certified water expert to discover their ideal water treatment solution. Pelican Water in-home consultants arrive at your home in a fully-stocked mobile retail center that contains everything needed to test and treat all types of home drinking water — a stocked mini showroom, a water test station, and a wide selection of Pelican water filtration and softening systems designed to remedy individual water quality problems.
Public drinking water for Shelby County is drawn from an abundant underwater aquifer called Memphis Sand. Environmental factors in Memphis can affect the quality of your drinking water. Proactive water treatment presents an effective solution to help ensure cleaner, great-tasting drinking water for your family.
Pelican Water professionals take time to test the water from each home for water quality issues such as hardness and chemicals present. Based on each family’s water profile, lifestyle and budget, our water specialist will recommend the best water filtration and treatment solutions for your home. When they are matched with the right system, residents of Memphis can rest easy and enjoy great-tasting, higher-quality water free of unpleasant odors or hardness minerals. New systems are expertly sized and installed for peace of mind.
Memphis families with questions about their overall water quality should call and schedule a complimentary in-home consultation. Every Pelican Water consultation in Memphis is backed by a 90-day labor guarantee, and all installations are performed with white-glove service. For a full list of locations where in-home services are offered, visit the Pelican Water in-home services page.
About Pelican Water Systems
Pelican Water Systems provides professional knowledge and leading technologies in whole house water filtration, countertop water filtration systems, UV bacteria disinfection systems, and salt-free water softener alternative systems. Pelican Water’s mission is to help families enjoy cleaner, safer, better-tasting water in their homes in an environmentally friendly way. Pelican Water is proud to offer under-counter reverse osmosis systems that are small enough for practical use in RVs and marine vessels. Acquired by Pentair in February 2019, Pelican Water continues to be the global market leader in salt-free water treatment technology. For more information about Pelican Water Systems’ in-home services in Memphis, visit PelicanMemphis.com.
About Pentair
At Pentair, we believe the health of our world depends on reliable access to clean, safe water. We deliver a comprehensive range of smart, sustainable water solutions to homes, business and industry around the world. Our industry-leading and proven portfolio of solutions enables our customers to access clean, safe water. Whether it’s improving, moving or enjoying water, we help manage the world’s most precious resource. Smart, Sustainable Water Solutions. For Life.
Pentair had revenue in 2018 of $3 billion, and trades under the ticker symbol PNR. With approximately 110 locations in 30 countries and 10,000 employees, we believe that the future of water depends on us. To learn more, visit pentair.com.

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Larson Electronics Releases Intrinsically Safe Floor Water Sensor, Zero Current, No Circuit Configuration

Press Release – updated: Jan 11, 2020 08:00 CST

KEMP, Texas, January 11, 2020 (Newswire.com) – Larson Electronics, a Texas-based company with over 40 years of experience spearheading the industrial lighting and equipment sectors, announced the release of an intrinsically safe floor water sensor that can detect water and conductive liquids in hazardous environments with resistance less than 4 meg. This device comes with a normally open circuit configuration. This unit does not consume electricity and is made of plastic with stainless-steel conductivity electrodes.
The EXP-EL-SR-IS-WS-FM intrinsically safe floor water sensor is an immersion type sensor that offers instant response during use. This device is made for the real-time detection of water/spills inside industrial facilities and hazardous work environments. This unit’s normally open circuit allows the sensor to close the circuit when detecting water or conductive liquids, which triggers an alarm (not included) or other function.
Larson Electronics’ floor water sensor features an instant response time when water is detected with response time for other liquids dependent upon the substance. This unit requires a compatible customer-provided liquid monitor to complete the system. The unit does not consume electricity during operation (zero current) and can operate below its operating temperature range as long as the liquid does not thicken or solidify.
This unit is compatible with 2-conductor wiring and can be floor mounted or mounted to a wall that is close to the floor. Suitable applications include hazardous work environments, combustible and flammable sites for flood/spill detection and protection in storage rooms and more.
About Larson Electronics LLC: Larson Electronics LLC is a manufacturer of industrial lighting equipment and accessories. The company offers an extensive catalog of industry-grade lighting and power distribution products for the following sectors: manufacturing, construction, food processing, oil and gas, military, marine and automobile. Customers can benefit from the company’s hands-on, customized approach to lighting solutions. Larson Electronics provides expedited service for quotes, customer support and shipments.
Source: Larson Electronics