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How Does Dissolved Oxygen Affect Water Quality?

Dissolved oxygen (DO) is one of the most vital indicators of water quality. High DO levels improve the taste of drinking water, but this can cause corrosion in water pipes. Alternatively, low dissolved oxygen levels below 5.0 mg/L stress aquatic life and creates hypoxic conditions.  Oxygen (O2) makes up around 21% of the Earth’s atmospheric […]

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