Archive for the ‘Residential water’ Category
Jan 6, 2018, 6:23 GMT
Survey shows 56 percent of Americans believe toxins pollute their drinking water Overland Park, KS, Jan. 5, 2018 – A new survey from Bluewater, a global leader in water purification innovations and solutions for homes and businesses, shows the majority of Americans (56%) worry their drinking water contains harmful contaminants like lead, bacteria, carcinogens, andRead More »
Dec 27, 2016, 10:29 GMT
Could cooking in chloraminated water pose a threat to human health? And can a reverse osmosis machine protect against potentially harmful buildup of toxic molecules in cooking water? A study published earlier this year indicates potentially harmful molecules are created when cooking food using chloraminated water and table salt. The study was published early in 2016Read More »
Dec 25, 2016, 11:09 GMT
A new white paper by reverse osmosis water purifying specialist Bluewater looks at the emerging contaminants stemming from domestic, commercial and industrial sources increasingly being found in tap water. These new contaminants include pharmaceuticals, personal care products (PCPs) and endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDCs). Typical PCPs can be shampoos, bug sprays and sun screens, while pharmaceuticals encompass antibiotics, heartRead More »
Dec 16, 2016, 2:18 GMT
In a new report on fracking, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency EPA today said activities in the hydraulic fracturing water cycle ‘can impact—and have impacted—drinking water resources’. The EPA’s latest findings are worrying in a world where the planet’s water resources are already under threat of contamination from multiple sources, according to Bluewater, a worldRead More »
Dec 10, 2016, 12:43 GMT
Want safe bath water for your precious babes?
U.S. website whatsinmywater.com warns people they need to be concerned about what is getting into their tap and, ultimately, bath water. The site cites the EPA as reporting that ‘there were over 8,500 Health Based Violations for contaminants reported by Water Supply Systems last year for contaminants that exceeded the “higher” MLC level’.
Sep 27, 2016, 9:18 GMT
Nitrate in drinking water in high levels has been linked in a recent U.S. study to birth defects such as cleft palate, cleft lip and limb deficiencies.The study also spotlighted atrazine and arsenic as being potentially harmful to developing fetuses. Both nitrate and atrazine are agricultural compounds that can leech through the soil into drinkingRead More »
Jun 27, 2016, 9:19 GMT
We Love Pure Water is proud to offer a full range of innovative water purifiers from Sweden’s Bluewater, including the company’s award winning Spirit and Pro water purifiers that have won acclaim for their sleek design and state-of-the-art performance. Using patented second-generation reverse osmosis technology, Bluewater’s Spirit and Pro point-of-use water purifiers deliver probably theRead More »