We learned a little more this week about how lead ended up flowing out the taps in Flint.Â Researchers at the University of Michigan have released their forensic conclusions on how the crisis took shape.
The “Swiss Cheese” Evidence
Officials had put forward a claim that failure to add anti-corrosion chemicals hadnâ€™t impacted on the eventual contamination of the water.Â This assertion was undermined by the researchersâ€™ …
We love busting myths.Â Especially the ones that relate to water ionizers!Â The wonder of all of the information flowing freely around the internet is that inevitably, myths and inaccuracies start to emerge.
Weâ€™ve taken hold of 5 popular myths that seem to crop up regularly, in order to bust them!
Ionized Water is Like Regular Water. Well, why not start with the Big One?Â We know this myth inside out.Â Every drop
Ventriloquist and entertainer Terry Fator likes to joke that overnight success following his appearance on America’s Got Talent in 2007 was only 25 years in the making.
Before the Big Time
On the fringes of the business for years, the lowest point, Fator recalls, came when he was already disheartened after plugging away in small town fetes and theaters for years.Â Then one night, Fator opened a show in …
Reverse osmosis water units are important in survival situations or in war zones where the usual water infrastructure has broken down, for example.Â The idea is that dirty water is pumped through a semi-permeable membrane, which removes salt, some bacteria and other contaminants.
Want the Good News First?Â
The good news?Â It works.Â Nearly everything is removed from the water.Â The bad news?Â That includes the good stuff — the elements we need our …
We all know that there are serious problems with Americaâ€™s water pipelines and infrastructure from coast to coast, so well water must be a better option, right?
Well, Whatâ€™s the Truth?
Well water gives an impression of natural purity, untainted by miles of aging, contaminated pipework.Â After all, people have drunk well water for hundreds of years.Â Lots of us have grandparents who drank water from their own wells, and they …
Big question.Â The answer?Â Well it depends on your ionizer, your source water and how the two work together.
Source Water Worries
Letâ€™s look at source water first.Â Is your water contaminated by herbicides, pesticides, chemicals or even worse â€“ lead?Â The harsh truth is if you buy a water ionizer that doesn’t filter your source water properly, it can be dangerous.Â The reason?Â Well, some machines will process the water …
Posted by: Rhona Reid On November 24, 2016 12:00 pm
We really hope that youâ€™re all enjoying our â€śHow Does an Ionizer Compare to…â€ť series as much as weâ€™re loving putting it together!Â We try to be as big on information as we are broad, so hopefully you feel as though youâ€™re getting a clear picture and enough pointers to make an informed decision.
With that in mind, weâ€™re going to take a look at a well-known alternative to an ionizer â€“ a reverse osmosis system.
Posted by: Rhona Reid On October 27, 2016 12:00 pm
We rightly focus a great deal on what ionized alkaline water does for you, but less so on the actual ionizer itself.Â We know that an ionizer produces alkaline water, but how does it do that?Â What goes on inside the machine that produces such amazing results?Â Letâ€™s find out!
Free Water Report!
The first thing to remember is that an ionizer works with your existing water supply.Â Step one, when …