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According to CBS, as much as 75% of the American population is chronically dehydrated. Three-fourths of our citizens do not consume the minimum recommended 10 daily cups of water as prescribed by the Institute of Medicine. In fact, as NY Daily News reports, Americans purchase more sugary carbonated beverages than water each year. For your […]

During the course of the summer, a silent storm has been brewing over the nation’s 50-plus national parks. For decades, discarded water bottles have damaged the topography and grounds of our national parks, costing our parks hundreds of thousands of dollars annually in cleanup efforts. In order to combat the omnipresence of discarded bottles of […]


According to the Sacramento’s ABC10 investigative news team, the city knowingly tested a new water treatment chemical for a year despite early indications the new treatment produced carcinogenic byproducts. The chemical test began in 2013, and revolved around the water treatment chemical aluminum chlorohydrate, or ACH. ACH was considered a more cost-effective treatment than the […]

On November 8, 2015, the City of Boca Raton Utility Services Department announced a two-week modified disinfection process was in effect. The more aggressive treatment provides additional protection against bacteria, but means drinking water will contain chlorine residue instead of the relatively weaker chloramine residue. The process will continue until Sunday, November 22, 2015. What […]

filtered water

Drinking adequate amounts of tasty, filtered water is an important part of any weight loss or exercise program. Drinking sufficient water to stay hydrated helps keep you mentally and physically alert, improves digestion, and helps your liver and kidneys filter toxins. If you need a little help on your quest to lose those extra pounds, […]