NASA Spinoff Database: Water Purifiers

NASA Center: Johnson Space Center
Public Release Year: 1992
Reference Number: JSC-SO-193
Category: Consumer/Home/Recreation
Origin: Apollo Program

Technology developed to purify the water aboard manned spacecraft has led to a number of spinoff applications. One of them is the Ambassador line of bacteriostatic water treatment systems, which employ high grade, high absorption media to inhibit bacteria growth and remove the medicinal taste and odor of chlorine. Company President, Ray Ward, originally became interested in the technology because of the rusty" taste of his water supply."

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Page Number in Published book: 55
Manufacturer: Ambassador Marketing

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