[Homeroast] Distilled H2O

John Nanci john at chocolatealchemy.com
Thu Jun 13 09:59:26 CDT 2013


Mike,

Glad to hear that.  I was just about to offer you my place in front 
of the wall I was beating my head against.  It's no softer now, but I 
was going to offer nonetheless.

John
Alchemist - at large
Chemist - retired
Anti pseudo science curmudgeon - always


At 07:52 AM 6/13/2013, you wrote:
>"You can't pour water with soluble chemicals through any type of filter to
>make them get out of the water.  Only distillation separates them from the
>water."
>
>Wow - so I suppose I was hallucinating the whole time when I observed the
>purity of my laboratory water which had all the "soluble chemicals" removed
>by membranes and deionization resin, or my water softener at home doesn't
>really work either.   And the entire water purification industry has it all
>wrong and is a huge scam.
>
>This argument is futile and I can go no further..
>
>--mike
>
>
>
>
>On Mon, Jun 10, 2013 at 4:16 PM, Raybob Bowman <raybob at tube-tone.com> wrote:
>
> >
> >>  When I lived in a friend's house in Pacifica, CA, homeowner got report
> > periodically, of amounts of various things in the water. Benzine was on the
> > list with measured amounts, as was bromine or bromide, don't remember what
> > that was called.
> >
> > Benzine is in air pollution from petroleum burning.  Rain brings that to
> > ground water.  It boils at 120, not 212.  If you heat tap water and see
> > steam before it reaches boiling temp, you have passed other boiling points
> > for benzine and bromine, to name a few solubles that boil off before water
> > does.  Bromine boils off at 145F and Benzine boils off at 176F.  You can't
> > pour water with soluble chemicals through any type of filter to make them
> > get out of the water.  Only distillation separates them from the water.
> >
> >
> >>
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