Salt Softener Ban

Canada Gets Serious About Salt

Guelph and Waterloo take the hard line with softeners. Ontario’s Grand River watershed is home to what might very well be the hardest groundwater in Canada. At its highest, it can be 960 parts per million (ppm) or 56 grains per U.S. gallon, which is well above the hardest water classification, according to the Canadian […]

Salt Water Softener Ban

Long counted on to combat the destructive effects of hard water, salt water softeners are quickly emerging as public water enemy number one. Criticized for introducing salt into residential systems, their conventional designs also require large amounts of water for backwashing. While salt free water softeners don’t pose this destructive issue, this salt water softener […]