Learn Your Water
Why's it in our water?
Wastewater, discharge of drilling wastes; discharge from metal refineries; and erosion of natural deposits
Blood pressure and gastrointestinal problems, muscle weakness, and damage to the nervous and circulatory systems
The EPA's List of Water Contaminants
For those who are passionate about water...
Each of these can be effectively filtered from your water.
Check out this glossary of water related terms...so you can know what we mean when we say what we say.
Frightening in a Bottle
The Bottled Water Delusion Why America’s infatuation with bottled water isn’t as healthy as you might think Americans love their bottled water, and it’s easy to see why. Water is calorie free; it’s the original diet drink. It also provides numerous health benefits such as flushing the toxins out of your system. With cold and flu season…
Problem Water: E Coli
Escherichia coli, better known as E. coli, is an anaerobic bacterium about which you have likely heard very much yet know very little. It may evoke thoughts of destitute people suffering in Africa or deathly plagues wiping out previously healthy communities. In truth, E. coli is a complex, widespread microorganism which resides in the digestive…
Rotten Egg Water
Water rich in decaying organic material such as plants and waste is also typically rich with sulfate. In anaerobic environments, sulfate-reducing bacteria aid in the degradation of the organic matter by extracting energy from organic molecules. During this process, the sulfate is reduced to hydrogen sulfide, which remains in the water. Don’t live with foul…
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