Water softening

Updated on 04/12/2018
Sens commun
It is a technique to remove minerals that cause water hardness, especially calcium and magnesium.
according to IOWater
Sens technique
A technique consisting in exchanging the calcium and magnesium ions, which are not very soluble and which react with the carbonates of water to form limestone, with the sodium ions which are perfectly soluble in water. This operation is named "ion exchange".
According to UAE
Review status
Soumis au comité de relecture.