World Water Day 2023 is about accelerating change to solve the water and sanitation crisis. Dysfunction throughout the water cycle is undermining progress on all major global issues, from health to hunger, gender equality to jobs, education to industry, and disasters to peace. Back in 2015, the … [Read more...]
What You Need To Know About Fluoride In Water: A Comprehensive Guide
In recent years, fluoride in drinking water has become one of the most controversial topics among people interested in public health and safety. Many people question how much fluoride is in their well or tap water and the implications for their health. This article provides a comprehensive overview … [Read more...]
The Best Well Water Purification Systems for Homes
Many well owners purchase well water purification systems in an effort to provide their families with safe drinking water. If a well owner does not carefully monitor their water quality, there can be serious health risks both in the short and long term. For those who rely on a well water system, … [Read more...]
Is Distilled Water Dead Water?
Distilled water is not dead water; if your water is alive, we recommend not drinking it! All joking aside, distilled water is just pure H2O. You don't want anything but H2O going into your body. With all the chemicals, pharmaceuticals, toxins, and pollution, you should ask what is in my tap water or … [Read more...]
Imagine A Day Without Water 2022
Please join us in spreading awareness for Imagine A Day Without Water! So far in 2022, we have seen dozens of communities—from West Virginia to Mississippi to New Mexico—experience devastating impacts to their water due to ice storms, heavy rains, flooding, drought, and failing infrastructure. … [Read more...]
Is My Water Safe to Drink After a Flood?
Many people ask, "is my water safe to drink after a flood?" The answer depends on many factors that are largely out of your control. Did flood water enter your well or local water treatment plant? Did your local government officials issue a boil alert? Has there been damage … [Read more...]
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What is the Difference Between Water Purification and Water Distillation?
Water purification refers to the process of removing unwanted gases, solids, chemicals, viruses, or biological contaminants from water. Distillation is a form of water purification, and it is also the most effective as it removes over 99% of contaminants. There are many water … [Read more...]
Is Distilled Water Safe To Drink?
Is Distilled Water Safe To Drink? I sometimes get emails or calls from people who ask if distilled water is safe to drink. The answer is absolutely! Distilled water has been purified by the same process that nature has purified water, known as the hydrologic cycle. Water distillers boil water, … [Read more...]
Biological Contaminants: Bacteria in Water
Bacteria in water can cause humans and animals to experience various symptoms such as nausea, diarrhea, vomiting, fatigue, headaches, and fever, and unfortunately, at times, ingestion can prove fatal. Many common types of bacteria may be present in tap or well water at any time. While … [Read more...]
How to Remove Uranium from Drinking Water
Homeowners should know the risks of uranium in drinking water. Uranium is a radioactive heavy metal with no smell or taste, making it difficult to detect without testing. Well-owners, in particular, are responsible for their drinking water and must be extra vigilant. Those using municipal water … [Read more...]
Why You Should Take Control of Your Drinking Water
Why You Should Take Control of Your Drinking Water Have you ever wondered what is in your tap water? Have you been told there is a boil alert in your area? Are you concerned about farm runoff, viruses, or bacteria in your water? Have you recently read articles about people getting sick in different … [Read more...]