Reverse Osmosis Systems
Producing Drinking Water Using Reverse Osmosis
Although Reverse Osmosis seems like a complex system it is really a simple and straightforward water filtration process. And it’s not a new process. High-pressure (pump driven) reverse osmosis systems have been used for years to desalinate* water – to convert brackish or seawater to drinking water. Having a better understanding of how a reverse osmosis system works will eliminate the mystery and confusion you may feel when you look at a reverse osmosis system — with its many colored tubes and multitude of filters. Read on to enhance your knowledge of residential reverse osmosis systems.
The most important points to remember:
- All RO Systems work the same way.
- Most RO (Reverse Osmosis) systems look alike.
- All RO Systems have the same basic components.
- The real difference is the quality of the filters and membranes inside the RO.