Originally Posted by obscurereef
Why risk it?
Some towns have very bad tap water. My town had the water taken over by the EPA because they never addressed the multiple warnings about unsafe water standards. Drinking RO
water with re-added minerals is a better option than tap water and I drink nothing but water, coffee and hot tea.
It's safe in the same way that straight RO
is bad for FW
shrimp and fish but fine if you amend it with the right minerals. I have a home RO
that is split for home use and tank use. Home use water is run through a calcite+ (type) cartridge that makes the water neutral to alkaline. Much better than acidic straight RO