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Pharmaceutical Drugs Found in America’s Tap Water: Should You Be Concerned?

Pharmaceutical Drugs Found in America’s Tap Water: Should You Be Concerned? Pharmaceuticals. They help prevent, cure, and alleviate various diseases and ailments, saving millions of lives and helping people recover. But little did we know that tiny doses of these life-saving compounds would be another set of contaminants polluting our nation’s drinking water? As you…

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Springwell’s FutureSoft Water Softener Makes Sense in California

Why Springwell’s FutureSoft Water Softener Makes Sense in California California is known for its gorgeous weather year-round, beautiful beaches, vibrant cities, and regrettably, its many experiences with drought and hard water problems in some regions. For years, many homeowners have relied on conventional salt-based water softeners to combat the devastating effects of ‘hard’ water. However,…

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EPA’s New PFAS Rule Lacks Details About Drinking Water

EPA’s New PFAS Rule Lacks Details About Drinking Water If there’s anything we learned from the Dark Waters movie, it’s that PFAS chemicals can be toxic to our health. And usually, there’s an increased risk for people who live or work close to military bases, industrial and manufacturing sites, airports, and other areas where PFAS…

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Coronavirus & Why You Need Clean Running Water During the Lockdown

Why You Need Clean Running Water During the Coronavirus Lockdown Just a few weeks ago, we heard about the new coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in China that allegedly originated in bats. Of course, many Americans probably didn’t see it as a potential threat, perhaps because we’re thousands of miles away, or because bats aren’t a…

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PFOS & PFOA: The Dangers of ‘Forever Chemicals’ in Drinking Water

PFOS & PFOA: The Dangers of ‘Forever Chemicals’ in Drinking Water If you’ve been following the news a lot lately, chances are you’ve seen or heard the acronym ‘PFAS.’ Perhaps instead of keeping up with the news, you fully immerse yourself in the latest drama-filled movies – and extra buttery popcorn. In the latter case,…

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How to Remove Lead from Your Drinking Water

How to Remove Lead from Your Drinking Water A “pattern of widespread contamination of drinking water” at schools across the U.S. has prompted state and federal officials to take stronger measures to address the problem. According to a Mar. 21 story released by CBS News, a new report found that most states are failing to…