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In auto sales, a slang term for false equity. For example, water occurs when a car owner claims $3,000 in equity on a vehicle when she only has $1,500 in equity.
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This reduced the costs of regeneration, kept the amount of soft water constant and the quality of the water high.
Silver toxicity was greatly reduced as water hardness increased above very soft water; however, at higher levels of water hardness, no additional protection against silver toxicity was observed.
Researchers found that washing in soft water, which creates less lather and less soap curd, is kinder to kids' skin and results in less itching and dryness.
The C-Map program showed an area in the county with naturally soft water wells (Figure 1).
Even leading manufacturers of laundry equipment often recommend the use of soft water vs.
The two firms "are already exploring other opportunities where the benefits of soft water with water-bearing appliances, such as washing machines and dishwashers, can be promoted."
A lack of magnesium in foodstuffs and in water supplies, due to the use of artificial tertilizers and soft water, linked with the increased incidence of heart attacks.
"If you remove either of those ions, or you brew tea in soft water, then no scum forms.
The corrosion behavior of silicon brasses (C87500 and C87800), high-zinc yellow brass (C85800), low-zinc yellow brass (C85200), leaded-tin bronze (C83450) and silicon bronzes (C87600 and C87610) in permanent mold and sand-cast conditions was studied in soft water by M.
(Finland is a soft-water-drinking country.) Later, investigators established that deaths in the United States from "coronary" heart attacks in white men 45 to 64 years old were significantly higher in states with soft water than in states with hard water.
The price of acquiring "soft water" can be somewhat steep, leaving many consumers to take their chances with unfiltered water.
Two tenders for the conducting the required (a) electromechanical works pertaining to the filling of tank trucks with soft water, also (b) revamping and raising efficiency of the marina of the sea water intake serving the water desalination station in Shalateen.