Knowledge Base

Turbidity testing, Omicron 10 (Brooklyn NY)

What's the true impact of Omicron 10 on tap water? It’s easy to fix on the micron rating of a filter: 10 is smaller than 25, 1 is smaller than 5, 0...

We are serious about water.

Don’t get us wrong. Most building filters we supply are smaller than this Omicron Twin 21300-10(H) 316L, for up to 800 gallons/minute @ 10 micron....

What if all building water is filtered to bottled-quality?

Let’s make all the water in our building bottled quality! A worthy goal, but in reality, there are some limitations in play: Water that is “bottled...

Capturing Rainwater for Reuse

Unlike municipal water, rainwater is captured in a raw state, neither disinfected nor filtered. Collected from surfaces exposed year-round to outdo...

The Pump Supplier's Bundle

A certain pump supplier routinely seeks to overturn engineering specifications by offering to replace Omicron with their alternate filtration produ...

10 Micron Filtration for NYC Water

New York City is one of the few United States cities that does not filter its drinking water. Between source and destination, nothing is removed. T...

About NYC Water

Does NYC have great water? Well, yes and no.   No Yes High levels of dirt particles (Total Suspended Solids).  Average TSS load is about the...