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Old 09-25-2003, 01:46 AM   #1
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hardness alkalinity?

whats the difference between hardness and alkalinity?
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hardness: The peculiar quality exhibited by water which has mineral salts dissolved in it. Such water forms an insoluble compound with soap, and is hence unfit for washing purposes.

Alkalinity: Is the ability of the water to maintain it's PH.
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Try >>this<< article, it basically says the same thing Kevin did but with a few extra's.

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