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Imagine A Day Without Water 2019 [Infographic]

Imagine A Day Without Water 2019 [Infographic]

Some communities in America already know how impossible it is to try to go a day without our most precious resource: Water. But many Americans take water for granted every day. Imagine a Day Without Water 2019 is the fifth annual day to raise awareness and educate America about the value of water. We've created an…

Is "Mostly Safe" Good Enough For Our Drinking Water?

Is "Mostly Safe" Good Enough For Our Drinking Water?

A commentary by Eldon C. Muehling In a recent article written by Joan Rose, Principal Investigator for Michigan State University’s Water Research, she again reminded us that most Americans take the quality of our drinking water for granted. We accept it as a convenience of modern life. This is true until something goes wrong with…

Is the "Forever Chemical" in your water?

Is the "Forever Chemical" in your water?

PFA contamination in the United States By Eldon C. Muehling A recent update (March 2019) published by the Environmental Working Group (EWG) and the Social Science Environmental Health Research Institute at Northeastern University, includes a map of the United States that documents publicly the currently known extent of a large family of contaminants called PFAs. …

5 Reasons Why Pure Water Distillers are Good for the Environment

5 Reasons Why Pure Water Distillers are Good for the Environment

Our customers have always been ahead of the curve – understanding that an investment in distillation is an investment in health, safety, and long-term savings. But you may not have realized that choosing to distill your water with a Pure Water distiller also has wide-reaching benefits for the planet too. Celebrate our wonderful planet by…

What's the deal with Climate Change and Water?

What's the deal with Climate Change and Water?

Climate change is on everyone's mind. Whether you're reading about resource shortages by 2050 or glaciers disappearing by 2100 or species facing extinction, the headlines are everywhere. But even if you don't see climate change affecting you directly, it could be impacting your life every time you take a sip of water. As the global…

EPA Says Unsafe Drinking Water is Biggest Environmental Threat

EPA Says Unsafe Drinking Water is Biggest Environmental Threat

The Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) administrator Andrew Wheeler believes that unsafe drinking water is the biggest environmental threat that the world faces today. Speaking to CBS News, to mark World Water Day, Wheeler said "A lack of access to clean water is a more pressing concern than climate change... The effects of climate change are…