Nitrate In Drinking Water

Nitrate in Drinking Water

What is nitrate? Nitrate in drinking water is a salt that is created by natural bacteria converting nitrogen into nitrate. Nitrate is an acute contaminant, which means one exposure can affect a person’s health. One serious effect of nitrate on … Read More

What Are PFAS Chemicals

What Are PFAS?

Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) are a group of man-made chemicals that includes PFOA, PFOS, GenX, and many other chemicals (EPA).  PFAS are persistent organic pollutants. They do not naturally break-down, but instead accumulate in the environment and in the … Read More

What Is Reverse Osmosis

What Is Reverse Osmosis?

Simply put, reverse osmosis is a filtration process used for improving the quality of water. How does reverse osmosis work? Reverse Osmosis is a great way to filter your home’s water. Water is forced through a porous membrane and this … Read More

3 Reasons Why Bottled Water Isn't Cool Anymore

3 Reasons Why Bottled Water Isn’t Cool Anymore

Yes, drinking water is healthy, but disposable bottles are not the answer. The environmental impact of plastic water bottles is horrific, not to mention the impact on our wallets and health. Below are three major reasons why plastic water bottles … Read More

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Chromium 6 Interactive Map

A lot of us have seen the movie Erin Brockovich (starring Julia Roberts). Did you know that movie was based on a true story, and that Chromium 6 (a colorless, odorless cancer causing agent) is still a threat to Americans … Read More