The Importance of Water Sustainability in the Commercial Sector

The Importance of Water Sustainability in the Commercial Sector Water is an invaluable resource that is vital for life, economic development, and environmental sustainability. In the commercial sector, where water consumption can be substantial, adopting sustainable water practices is crucial for both business operations and environmental stewardship. Here, we explore why water sustainability is so […]

Saving Money with the Correct Water Filtration and Treatment in Commercial Businesses

In commercial settings, the quality of water can significantly impact operational costs, product quality, and overall business efficiency. Investing in the right water filtration and treatment systems can lead to substantial cost savings while ensuring a safe and consistent water supply. Here’s how commercial businesses can save money with effective water filtration and treatment: 1. […]

How to know if your commercial Reverse Osmosis system is working correctly?

Reverse Osmosis systems form an integral part of most modern high specification water treatment, ensuring your commercial Reverse Osmosis (RO) system is working correctly is key to the successful operation and involves more detailed and frequent checks due to the larger scale and higher usage compared to residential systems. Here’s a comprehensive guide: Monitor Water […]

The Crucial Role of Correct Pump Sizing in Water Distribution Systems

Title: The Crucial Role of Correct Pump Sizing in Water Distribution Systems Introduction: Water distribution systems are vital for communities, industries, and agriculture worldwide. Efficient distribution of water is essential for sustaining life and livelihoods. Pump sizing is a critical component often overlooked in these systems. In this blog, we explore the importance of correct […]

Chemical dosing VS Ion exchange for hard water treatment in cooling and AHU

The question of which option to choose , that bests suit your particular application is a common one in the water treatment market. Chemical dosing and ion exchange are two common methods for treating hard water, each with its own advantages and considerations. Within heat exchanger cooling and AHU units consideration must be given to […]

Navigating the Currents: The Changing Marketplace of the Water Industr

Water, the elixir of life, has long been a vital resource, essential for sustenance, sanitation, and industrial processes. However, the landscape of the water industry is undergoing significant transformation driven by a confluence of factors including population growth, climate change, technological advancements, and evolving regulatory frameworks. One Eight looks into the changing marketplace of the […]

Understanding Deionized Water (DI Water): Properties, Production, and Applications

Introduction: Water is a ubiquitous substance that plays a vital role in various industrial, laboratory, and everyday applications. However, not all water is the same. Deionized water, often abbreviated as DI water, is a specialised form of water with unique properties and applications. In this blog post, we’ll delve into what deionized water is, how […]

Managing Legionella in commercial buildings

Managing Legionella in commercial buildings is crucial for ensuring the health and safety of occupants. Legionella is a bacterium that can cause Legionnaires’ disease, a severe form of pneumonia, and Pontiac fever, a milder illness with flu-like symptoms. Here’s how Legionella is typically managed in commercial buildings: Risk Assessment: The first step in managing Legionella […]

Stop paying to shipping water weight offsite. How an Automatic Filterpress can reduce the moisture content in the waste cake.

The Automatic Filterpress can significantly reduce the moisture content in waste cake, effectively minimizing the need to ship water weight offsite. Here’s how One Eight Can help achieves this:   High Pressure Filtration: Similar to other filter presses, the Automatic Filterpress utilises high pressure to separate solids from liquids in the slurry or waste material. […]

Data Centres & Water Use. Why Rainwater recovery from One Eight Filtration is so important

One Eight Filtration specialise in Rainwater recovery that can help reduce the demand created by data centres on municipal water supplies in several ways, Considering the available roof space and Ireland abundant climate, this available resource is not only a sustainable option, but also a financially viable option with strong ROI. Herein are the many […]