Water 101

    Published: July 29, 2019

    Why You Should Consider a UV System

    In order to protect the public from common bacteria, viruses, and contaminants, most water utilities treat their water with either chlorine or chloramines and a few other basic water filtration techniques. However, some organisms and microbial contaminants can resist these treatment methods and endanger anyone who drinks infected water supplies. That’s where UV filtration makes […]

    Published: July 25, 2019

    Plastic Contamination: How Much Are You Consuming Weekly?

    We know what you’re thinking — you don’t consume plastic. That tough stuff isn’t edible! How would plastic, like the material used in plastic water bottles you keep in your pantry, find its way into your digestive system? How Much Plastic Are You Consuming? It may seem unthinkable, but you are ingesting a sizeable amount […]

    Published: July 18, 2019

    John Arias: Hydration Tips for Cyclists

    Professional cyclist John Arias has been the proud owner of a Pelican Water Filtration System for 18 months. Here’s are this pro athlete’s top tips for staying hydrated with filtered water while competing in cycling and other endurance events. I have been a cyclist for 20 years, and a professional cyclist for over 10 years. […]

    Published: July 15, 2019

    Dogs & Hydration: How Much Water Should a Dog Drink in a Day?

    They don’t call them the “dog days” of summer for nothing! As the temperatures continue to climb and school is out nationwide families are gearing up for hikes, runs in the park, or a dip in the local river with their trusty dog in tow. You probably know that you should bring filtered water to […]

    Published: June 5, 2019

    New Investigation Reveals Concerning Levels of Arsenic in Bottled Water

    Arsenic — popularly known as an odorless, tasteless poison in literature and lore — is a chemical element that is popping up the last place you’d expect: in bottled water. Consumer Reports Sounds Alarm on Arsenic in Bottled Water Consumer watchdog organization Consumer Reports recently released bombshell reports that are sadly unsurprising to water quality […]