Tag - Water

What Is Synthetic Sea Water?

Synthetic sea water is also known as artificial sea water (ASW) and substitute ocean water, and is mainly used to simulate ‘real’ sea water. What Is Synthetic Sea Water? Synthetic sea water is a mixture of water, mineral salts and sometimes vitamins. Different combinations of minerals and vitamins can be used to create synthetic sea water, but largely it contains a...

Is Demineralised Water the Same as Deionised Water?

There are many forms of purified, high-grade water, and it can get confusing. We’ll take two common types of purified water, demineralised and deionised, and look at their similarities and differences. We'll find out whether demineralised water is the same as deionised water shortly. But first, a little more about each type of water… What Is Demineralised Water? Demineralised water is...

Where Can I Buy Distilled Water?

Distilled water is a form of purified water. It is produced by heating water into a vapour, which then condenses back into a liquid. This is known as the distillation process, and the liquid produced is distilled water. Distilled water has a few uses in the home, such as in cooling and cleaning car engines and in humidifiers. Extremely high...

How Do You Make Distilled Water?

There are many forms and grades of purified water, and distilled water is one of them. You may remember making distilled water during school science lessons, and it is simple to make at home. Of course, how we make distilled water on an industrial scale is very different, although the principle remains the same. What Is Distilled Water? Distilled water is...