Articles tagged drinking-water
First Flint, Where Next?
Flint, Michigan put the issue of lead in drinking water on the national map. This is not an isolated problem—elevated levels of lead in drinking water has been detected in more than a dozen cities. Other cities with lead in the water Water Education — February 10, 2016
Safe Drinking Water Act
Most of us assume the water that flows from our tap is safe to drink. That is until Flint, Michigan’s water crisis made most of the nation question how safe tap water is to drink. How safe is the water you drink? Water Education — February 9, 2016
Video Blog: What Is Lead?
Lead is in the news a lot these days. Aquasana CEO and environmental engineer Todd Bartee tells you what you need to know about this heavy metal and why you should avoid it, especially in drinking water. Lead poisoning Water Education — February 8, 2016
Meet the Contaminant: Lead, part two
Lead poisoning has been documented since ancient Rome, ancient Greece, and ancient China. Understand what it is, why it is dangerous, and why we remove it from water. Avoiding lead In the News — February 3, 2016
An in-depth look at Flint, Michigan’s Water Woes
Lead is nothing new—it’s been around for as long as any of us have been alive—and can do neurological damage if it gets into our blood stream. Flint, Mich. has put lead on the national radar, because when ingested, it starts to cause problems. Lead in the water In the News — February 1, 2016
Water Calculator: How Much Should I Drink?
Water makes up over half of your body, and every one of us needs it to survive. You lose water when you breathe, sweat and go to the bathroom. Our water calculator will help you keep your body running at its best. Water calculator Water Education — January 29, 2016
Water and Weight
No matter what plan you follow, one thing is consistent: drink more water. Any health expert will tell you hydration and weight loss go hand-in-hand. Drink more to lose more Live Healthy — January 26, 2016
Water For Life (Or At Least For The Next Year)
People often stop filtering their water because their water filter needs to be replaced. What if almost magically a new filter could arrive on your door step when you need it? Replacement filters Live Healthy — January 21, 2016