Articles tagged pollution
Is Your Tap Water Safe?
The EPA regulates over 90 contaminants found in our drinking water, but there are others that remain: pesticides, pharmaceuticals, disinfection byproducts, waterborne pathogens, and biological toxins. Unregulated contaminants in tap water Water Education — September 28, 2015
Water 101: Learning and Hydration
The first six years of life has the greatest and most lasting impact on a child's development; early exposure to certain contaminants can permanently impair a child's health and cognitive potential. Clean water in the classroom In the News — September 1, 2015
Drinking Water Quality for Major Metro Areas
If you think your local drinking water doesn't need to be filtered, think again. This map of the U.S. is incredibly useful and eye-opening. Water quality by city Water Education — August 26, 2015