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Meet the Contaminant: E. coli
Escherichia coli (E. coli) is a bacterium that lives in the digestive tracts of healthy people and animals. Most types of E. coli are pretty harmless, but this bacterium should not be taken lightly, as it can cause severe damage to your body. What is Escherichia coli?
To bottle your own water, you need a water filter, but you also need a bottle. The bottle options are staggering. To help make the decision a little easier, we lay out our top picks. Glass v plastic v stainless steel
Water Testing Kits
Which water filter to buy: An under-counter or counter top system will meet most city water needs, but for rural areas or well water, it's a bit more complicated. How to test your water
Water Quality Never Takes a Vacation
This summer I packed up the family and went on vacation, bringing all the necessaries, including something that likely wasn’t on everyone's list, but should be: a water filter. Filter water while on holiday
Is Your Tap Water Safe?
The EPA regulates over 90 contaminants found in drinking water from public water sources, but there are many potentially dangerous ones that are unregulated Tap Water & Contaminants
Top 10 Contaminants Found In Tap Water
An investigation of the country’s drinking water by the Environmental Working Group found that water flowing to about 85 percent of the population contains 316 contaminants Tap water contaminants
What’s in Your Water? Three Easy Ways to Find Out
Three Easy Ways to Find Out...Whether you use city water or rely on water from a private well, it’s smart to know what’s actually in your water. Clean, healthy water is... water quality databases
What does the blue dot and the letters NSF mean and why we take it so seriously. Your reassurance of healthy water