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  • What Can a TDS Meter Tell You about the TDS Level of Your Water?

    Posted on October 6th, 2018 by darrell
    TDS Meter

    TDS meters are the cheapest, easiest way to test your water for total dissolved solids. Find out how much TDS is too much and how you can remove it.

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    TDS Meter
  • Under-Sink Filters vs. the Competition

    Posted on October 22nd, 2018 by darrell
    Reverse osmosis under sink system

    How do under-sink water filters compare to other water filters? And what under-sink filter might be best for your home? Keep reading to find out.

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    Reverse osmosis under sink system
  • How to Test for Lead in Your Water and What to Do If There's Too Much

    Posted on November 9th, 2018 by darrell
    Faucet

    Both the EPA and the CDC have stated that no amount of lead in water is safe. Here's everything you need to know about lead in your drinking water.

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    Faucet
  • Drinking-Water Test Kits: Test Your Water at Home

    Posted on December 14th, 2018 by darrell
    Water Test Kit

    We strongly recommend that you test the water coming into your home, using the kit that best suits your situation and budget. Here's everything you need to know about drinking-water test kits.

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    Water Test Kit
  • The WaterZen Awards for World's Best Water Bottles

    Posted on January 27th, 2019 by darrell
    Water bottles

    The winner of WaterZen's World's Best Water Bottle Award is: Keep reading to find out! We analyzed and reviewed hundreds of water bottles to bring you our top pick.

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    Water bottles
  • 10 of the Best Whole House Water Filters for 2020

    Posted on February 14th, 2019 by dave

    So many toxins can lurk in water. If your family's health is your top priority you should be looking at this list of 2020's best whole house water filters.

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  • From Contaminated To Clean: How Water Purification Tablets Work

    Posted on June 2nd, 2019 by darrell
    Water Purification Tablets

    Many backpackers and campers use water purification tablets to purify water from freshwater sources. In this article, we reveal how water purification tablets work.

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    Water Purification Tablets
  • What Can The Taste of Water Tell You About Its Quality?

    Posted on June 9th, 2019 by darrell
    What Can The Taste of Water Tell You About Its Quality?

    Did you know the taste of water can vary from sweet & salty to bitter & sour? Read this article to know exactly what is making your water taste the way it does.

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    What Can The Taste of Water Tell You About Its Quality?
  • Six Ways to Detect Lead in Your Drinking Water

    Posted on June 10th, 2019 by darrell
    Six Ways to Test for Lead in Water

    Lead can be found in water supplies all over the country. Infants, fetuses, and children are the most vulnerable when it comes to lead exposure. Read our effective methods on how to test for lead in your water.

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    Six Ways to Test for Lead in Water
  • Travel Thirsty: Eight Countries With The Cleanest Water In The World

    Posted on June 11th, 2019 by darrell
    Travel Thirsty: Eight Countries With The Cleanest Water In The World

    Yes, there are some countries where you can always take clean, safe tap water for granted. Read ahead to explore the countries with the world's cleanest water.

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    Travel Thirsty: Eight Countries With The Cleanest Water In The World
  • Is It Safe to Drink Heavy Water?

    Posted on June 16th, 2019 by darrell
    Is It Safe to Drink Heavy Water?

    Ever wondered what would happen to your body if you drank heavy water just once? Or often? Read this article to find out everything you need to know about drinking heavy water

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    Is It Safe to Drink Heavy Water?
  • Three Tried and Tested Ways to Remove Lead from Water

    Posted on June 18th, 2019 by darrell
    Three Ways to Remove Lead from Water

    The presence of lead in your water is a serious health issue. In this article, read the best and most effective (and least effective) ways to remove lead from water.

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    Three Ways to Remove Lead from Water
  • Reality Check: How Safe Is the Drinking Water from a Public Fountain?

    Posted on June 20th, 2019 by darrell
    Reality Check: How Safe Is the Drinking Water from a Public Fountain?

    Many of us drink water from public water fountains without giving it a second thought. But are drinking fountains safe? You may be surprised at the results.

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    Reality Check: How Safe Is the Drinking Water from a Public Fountain?
  • The Real Story Behind the Dasani Water Scandals

    Posted on June 24th, 2019 by darrell
    Dasani

    From a parasitic worm lurking inside the bottles to high levels of bromate, Dasani water bottles have had their fair share of controversies. But which are fact and which are fiction?

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    Dasani
  • Everything You Need to Know about Reverse Osmosis Drinking-Water Filters

    Posted on June 28th, 2019 by darrell
    Reverse Osmosis Drinking Water

    If you're late to the reverse osmosis drinking water party, that's okay! Let's get you up to speed on how reverse osmosis works and how effective it is.

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    Reverse Osmosis Drinking Water
  • The Truth Behind the Sulfur Smell in Water

    Posted on July 13th, 2019 by darrell
    The Truth Behind the Sulfur Smell in Water

    Do you notice the smell of rotten eggs in your drinking water? If so, you probably have sulfur in your water and you may want to find out more about it.

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    The Truth Behind the Sulfur Smell in Water
  • Looking for a Stainless Steel Water Bottle? Here Are 15 Great Choices for 2019

    Posted on July 24th, 2019 by darrell
    Stainless Steel Water Bottles

    In the market for a new stainless steel water bottle? Reusable water bottle technology is improving. Here are 15 impressive water bottles for 2020.

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    Stainless Steel Water Bottles
  • Looking for a Filtered Water Bottle? Here Are 10 of the Best Options for 2020

    Posted on August 1st, 2019 by darrell
    Best Filtered Water Bottles

    Why are filtered water bottles better than disposable bottles? Need a little help selecting the right one for you? Keep reading to learn more.

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    Best Filtered Water Bottles
  • How Is Water Quality Defined? What to Know About the Safety of Your Drinking Water

    Posted on August 3rd, 2019 by darrell
    Water Quality

    Levels of bacteria, solid particulates, salinity, and dissolved oxygen — these all affect water quality. Read on to find out more.

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    Water Quality
  • How to Prevent Water Pollution: 12 Effective Methods

    Posted on August 3rd, 2019 by darrell
    How to Prevent Water Pollution

    Concerned about water safety? Want to know how to prevent water pollution? Here are 12 methods to save our water.

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    How to Prevent Water Pollution
  • We Heard It at the Water Cooler! 11 Excellent Water Dispensers for 2020

    Posted on August 3rd, 2019 by darrell
    Excellent Water Coolers

    Do you need a new water cooler for office mingling or home use? Here are 11 of the best water dispensers for 2020.

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    Excellent Water Coolers
  • Looking for the Best Water Filter Pitcher? Here Are 14 Excellent Options for 2020

    Posted on August 4th, 2019 by darrell
    Best Water Filter Pitchers

    The best water filter pitchers make tap water even cleaner and safer. But which pitcher should you choose? Here are 14 great options for 2020.

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    Best Water Filter Pitchers
  • Everything You Need to Know About Copper in Drinking Water

    Posted on August 26th, 2019 by darrell
    Coppper in Drinking Water

    While copper is an essential trace mineral that we need to survive, too much can be toxic. Here's everything you need to know about copper in drinking water.

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    Coppper in Drinking Water
  • Basic Information About Lead in Drinking Water: Is It Safe?

    Posted on August 26th, 2019 by darrell
    Lead in Drinking Water

    There's no safe level of lead in drinking water. But how does lead make its way into our water in the first place? Here's basic information to know about detecting lead and filtering it out.

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    Lead in Drinking Water
  • Ultraviolet Water Purification: How Do UV Systems Work?

    Posted on August 27th, 2019 by darrell
    Ultraviolet Water Purification

    Ultraviolet water purification uses UV light to eliminate harmful effects from microorganisms in water. Discover more about UV purification and how it works.

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    Ultraviolet Water Purification
  • A Guide to the Most Common Types of Drinking Water Contaminants

    Posted on August 27th, 2019 by darrell
    Drinking Water Contaminants

    What kinds of drinking water contaminants are out there? Protect your family and stay aware with our guide to the most common types of contaminants.

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    Drinking Water Contaminants
  • 12 Compelling Reasons to Use A Reusable Water Bottle

    Posted on August 31st, 2019 by darrell
    Reusable Water Bottle

    There are so many benefits that come with using a reusable water bottle daily, and here are 12 compelling reasons to join the wave.

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    Reusable Water Bottle
  • What Is TDS? Total Dissolved Solids in Water and Drinking Quality

    Posted on September 2nd, 2019 by darrell
    Total Dissolved Solids in Water

    TDS stands for total dissolved solids in water. But what do they have to do with our drinking water quality? Find the answers to your questions.

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    Total Dissolved Solids in Water
  • Is Mineral Water Good for You? Benefits and Potential Side Effects

    Posted on September 3rd, 2019 by darrell
    Mineral Water

    Mineral water can benefit your health, but moderation is always good. Here's everything you need to know about mineral water.

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    Mineral Water
  • Prefer Glass Water Bottles? Check Out These Great Options

    Posted on September 6th, 2019 by darrell
    Glass Water Bottles

    If you prefer glass water bottles, you're not alone. They're eco-friendly and easy to clean! Check out these terrific options.

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    Glass Water Bottles
  • Nine Benefits of Whole-Home Water Filtration Systems That You Should Know

    Posted on September 8th, 2019 by darrell
    Home Water Filtration Systems

    Whole-home water filtration systems filter the water running through your entire house. Explore the many benefits and advantages of such systems.

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    Home Water Filtration Systems
  • Seven Top Water Distillers: Which is Right For Your Home?

    Posted on September 28th, 2019 by darrell
    Seven Top Water Distillers

    Are you curious how a water distiller works? Are you looking to buy one for your home? This guide looks at seven great options and their features.

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    Seven Top Water Distillers
  • Should You Really Be Drinking Tap Water?

    Posted on September 29th, 2019 by darrell
    Signs There's Iron in Water

    Is tap water safe to drink or not? This guide looks at the reasons for and against.

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    Signs There's Iron in Water
  • The Nine Alkaline-Water Filters with the Best Reviews

    Posted on October 1st, 2019 by darrell
    Alkaline-Water Filters

    In the market for an alkaline-water filter? Here are nine of the best options and their benefits.

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    Alkaline-Water Filters
  • What You Need to Know about Soft Water and Water Softeners

    Posted on October 3rd, 2019 by darrell
    Water Softeners

    Do you need to soften your water? Try one of these effective water softeners!

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    Water Softeners
  • Hard Water vs. Soft Water: What Are the Differences?

    Posted on October 3rd, 2019 by darrell
    Hard Water vs. Soft Water


    Is your home water supply hard or soft? Can you tell? In this guide, we compare hard water vs. soft water and what's found (or not found) in each.

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    Hard Water vs. Soft Water
  • Nine Cool Countertop Filters for Your Kitchen

    Posted on October 3rd, 2019 by darrell
    Countertop Filters

    Have you considered installing a countertop water filter? This guide lists nine high-quality options.

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    Countertop Filters
  • All About Alkaline Water

    Posted on October 4th, 2019 by darrell
    Alkaline Water

    What are the benefits and drawbacks of alkaline water? We look at the health claims and medical studies surrounding this unique type of water.

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    Alkaline Water
  • Seven Fantastic Faucet Water Filters

    Posted on October 6th, 2019 by darrell
    Faucet Water Filters

    Are you looking for an easy, safe faucet water filter for your sink? Here's a guide to some excellent options.

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    Faucet Water Filters
  • How to Make Your Well Water Fit for Drinking

    Posted on November 4th, 2019 by darrell
    Well Water

    Without proper filtration, your well water could make you and your family seriously sick. Learn how to purify well water here.

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    Well Water
  • Seven Incredible Inline Water Filters for 2020

    Posted on November 5th, 2019 by darrell
    Inline Water Filters

    Discover seven of the top inline filters on the market in 2020. Which is right for your home?

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    Inline Water Filters
  • Your Complete Guide to Choosing the Best UV Water Purifier for Your Home

    Posted on November 5th, 2019 by darrell
    UV Water Purifiers

    UV rays are powerful enough to make water 100% microbe-safe. Discover more about UV water purifiers here.

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    UV Water Purifiers
  • Eight Excellent Water Bottles With Built-In Filters that Are Perfect for Travel

    Posted on November 7th, 2019 by darrell
    Water Bottles with Filter

    Water bottles with a built-in filter are especially helpful when you're on the go or traveling. Read on to discover why and see eight of our top picks.

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    Water Bottles with Filter
  • Keeping Your Water In Line: 10 Things to Know about Inline Water Filters

    Posted on November 7th, 2019 by darrell
    Inline Water Filters

    Thinking about an inline water filter to keep your home's water cleaner and fresher? Here's everything you need to know about these filters.

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    Inline Water Filters
  • How Effective Are Water Filter Pitchers? Pros and Cons to Consider

    Posted on November 8th, 2019 by darrell
    Water Filter Pitchers

    You want to give your family the gift of clean, safe water, but is a water filter pitcher enough? Find out the pros and cons of these simple water-filtration systems.

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    Water Filter Pitchers
  • Ten Highly-Rated Under-Sink Water Filters for 2020

    Posted on November 8th, 2019 by darrell
    Under-Sink Water Filters

    Under-sink water filters are efficient and effective, but they can be expensive. We've done the research for you, so read on for our list of under-sink water filters to buy in 2020.

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    Under-Sink Water Filters
  • Your Guide to Water Filtration Systems

    Posted on December 2nd, 2019 by darrell
    Water Filtering Systems


    Different types of drinking-water filtration systems have flooded the market. Learn what systems may be best for you.

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    Water Filtering Systems
  • What Does It Mean When There's Sulfur Smell in Water?

    Posted on December 17th, 2019 by darrell
    Sulfur Smell in Water

    Have you noticed a sulfur taste or smell in your water? Here's what it means and whether or not you should be concerned.

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    Sulfur Smell in Water
  • Nine Compelling Reasons Why You Need Well Water Treatment

    Posted on December 19th, 2019 by darrell
    Nine Reasons for Well Water Treatment

    It's easy to forget about purifying your well water. Here's why you need to be up-to-date on well-water treatment.

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    Nine Reasons for Well Water Treatment
  • How Often Do You Need Water-Quality Testing?

    Posted on December 27th, 2019 by darrell
    How Often Do You Need Water-Quality Testing?

    When was the last time you had the quality of your water tested? Here's how often you need to invest in water-quality testing for your home.

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    How Often Do You Need Water-Quality Testing?
  • Tired of Boring, Old Water? Try these Delicious Water Infusion Drinks

    Posted on December 30th, 2019 by admin
    Infusion Water

    You know you need to drink more water, but sometimes it's bland and boring. These infusion drinks can bring it back to life.

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    Infusion Water
  • Seven of the Top Well-Water Filtration Systems on the Market

    Posted on January 1st, 2020 by darrell
    Well-Water Filtration Systems


    Whether you're just converting to a well or have used well water for years, here are seven excellent well-water filtration systems to keep your water delicious and drinkable!

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    Well-Water Filtration Systems
  • How to Choose the Best Whole-House Filter for You

    Posted on January 1st, 2020 by darrell
    How to Choose a Whole-House Filter

    Considering a whole-house filtration system but not sure where to start? This article is a great introduction to whole-home filters.

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    How to Choose a Whole-House Filter
  • What Are the Signs that Your Water Is Contaminated?

    Posted on January 1st, 2020 by darrell
    What Are the Signs of Contaminated Water?


    Are you and your family drinking contaminated water? Here are some of the major signs that you're in need of water treatment sooner rather than later.

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    What Are the Signs of Contaminated Water?
  • What Are the Benefits of Owning a Water Bottle With a Filter?

    Posted on January 6th, 2020 by darrell
    Water Bottles with Filters

    Besides cutting down on plastic waste, there are many benefits to owning a reusable water bottle with a filter. Here's a few of them.

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    Water Bottles with Filters
  • What Is Potable Water? Everything You Need to Know

    Posted on February 17th, 2020 by darrell
    What Is Potable Water?

    Are you curious about potable water? About what it is and what makes it so? If yes, check out this complete guide to potable water.

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    What Is Potable Water?
  • How to Store Water Long-Term: An In-Depth Guide to Water Storage

    Posted on February 25th, 2020 by darrell
    Water Storage

    Having enough stored water can be life-saving in the case of an emergency or disaster. Learn how to store water for the long-term with our full guide.

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    Water Storage
  • A Step-by-Step Guide on How to Soften Water

    Posted on February 25th, 2020 by darrell
    How to Soften Water

    There are several different ways to soften water. If you want to learn more, check out this guide on water-softening.

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    How to Soften Water
  • Understanding Pharmaceutical Pollution in Drinking Water

    Posted on February 25th, 2020 by darrell
    Pharmaceutical Pollution in Water

    Have you ever heard about the possibility of traces of drugs in the water you and your family drink? Learn everything about pharmaceutical pollution in drinking water.

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    Pharmaceutical Pollution in Water
  • How Long Do Water Filters Last? A Guide to Refrigerator and Other Types of Water Filters

    Posted on February 28th, 2020 by darrell
    Refrigerator Water Filters

    A refrigerator water filter is essential to make sure your family drinks clean, fresh water. Learn how long water filters of all types last and more.

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    Refrigerator Water Filters
  • Nine Telltale Signs There's Too Much Iron in Drinking Water

    Posted on February 29th, 2020 by darrell
    Signs There's Iron in Water

    Consuming water with high levels of iron can be damaging to your health and your home. Learn how to tell if there's too much iron in your drinking water.

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    Signs There's Iron in Water
  • Traveling Abroad? Seven Countries with the Worst Drinking Water

    Posted on March 2nd, 2020 by darrell
    Seven Countries with the Worst Water

    Sadly, nearly a quarter of the world's population lacks access to clean drinking water. Here's a list of seven countries with the worst water supplies.

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    Seven Countries with the Worst Water
  • What Are the Harmful Consequences of Iron in Water?

    Posted on March 6th, 2020 by darrell
    Consequences of Iron in Water

    If the water in your home has a metallic taste or a brownish color, it might have a high amount of iron in it. Learn about the negative impacts of iron in water.

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    Consequences of Iron in Water
  • Five Things to Know About Collapsible Water Bottles

    Posted on March 21st, 2020 by admin
    Collapsible Water Bottles

    Are you planning to buy a collapsible water bottle? Here are five things you may not have known about these unique, flexible bottles.

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    Collapsible Water Bottles
  • Fluoride in Water: The Benefits and Risks of Fluoridation in Water

    Posted on March 26th, 2020 by darrell
    Fluoride in Water

    Fluoridation of public water contributes to dental and bone health for most Americans. Find out more about the pros and cons of fluoride in this article.

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    Fluoride in Water
  • Nine Factors to Consider When Buying a Five-Gallon Water Dispenser

    Posted on March 28th, 2020 by darrell
    5-Gallon Water Dispensers

    Five-gallon home dispensers are a perfect option for home water storage. Here’s what you should know before buying any 5-gallon water dispenser or cooler.

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    5-Gallon Water Dispensers
  • The Safe Water Drinking Act of 1974 and Water Safety Standards in the United States

    Posted on March 31st, 2020 by darrell
    Safe Drinking Water Act

    Learn all about the water regulations and reasons behind the Safe Drinking Water Act of 1974 passed by Congress to ensure that Americans have clean drinking water.

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    Safe Drinking Water Act
  • Seven Fascinating Facts About Water

    Posted on March 31st, 2020 by darrell
    Interesting Water Facts

    How much do you know about water? Here are seven fascinating facts about H20.

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    Interesting Water Facts