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Ions

Charged Particles

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Anions

Negatively charged ions

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Cations

Positively-charged Ions

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Why is the presence of Anions in boiler water harmful?

They contribute to deposits of scale and sludge

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Why is the presence of cations in boiler water harmful?

They contribute to acidity/alkalinity (pH), corrosion, etc.