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Outrageous Facts About the Bottled Water Industry

At one point in time, water was a free resource. Nowadays, countries all over the world are spending over $100 billion a year on bottled water. Who got the idea to sell us something that we could already get for free? And how did we fall for it? Bottled Water Is Not a New Thing....... read more

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Water Pollution Facts to Share with Kids

As parents we have a responsibility to teach our kids lessons that they will keep for the rest of their lives. One of the most important lessons to share with kids is the impact they can have on the environment and how they can do their part to make a difference. It is important to....... read more

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5 Myths and Facts about Water

In an effort to shed some light on some of the myths and facts about water we wanted to make a list of five fabled beliefs as well as five facts based on research. As water is important to life on earth and to our personal sustainability, it pays to know a little more about....... read more

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20 Surprising Water Facts from Your Body to the Earth

Water is just as important to our bodies as it is to life on earth. At birth, water accounted for nearly 80 percent of your body weight and accounts for as much as 70 percent as your adult body. Similarly, nearly three-fourths of the earth’s surface is covered by water. Unlike the earth, the human....... read more

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Facts About Water Treatment in Toronto

Torontonians consider themselves lucky to live by the massive water supply that is Lake Ontario. However, water quality concerns in Toronto have historically had their ups and downs and date back to the early 1800s. According to the City of Toronto website, there was more than one typhoid epidemic over the years as the city’s....... read more

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How to Get Your Children to Drink More Water

Nowadays there are so many beverage options available for us to drink with a lot of them claiming to be healthy. From juices to teas and smoothies, there are so many options that at some point it might feel overwhelming. When it comes to our children, the battle is even harder. Even “healthy” drinks for....... read more

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How to Purify Water When You’re Away From Home

Whether you’re on a walk in the park, at the gym or out of the country, it is important to maintain your desire to drink clean, filtered water. North America is generally considered to provide some of the world’s cleanest tap water but as we have seen by the lead scares in Toronto, even the....... read more

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Is Fruit Infused Water Better for Me?

Healthy moms know that some of the most popular drink items at the grocer are anything but healthy. Many of these sports drinks, energy drinks, vitamin waters and “fruit-flavored” beverages contain a laundry list of unhealthy ingredients such as high fructose corn syrup, preservatives, sodium, refined sugar and artificial sweeteners. We all kno.... read more

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How Can Filtered Water Help My Appliances Last Longer? 

Seeing that most of today’s high tech and energy efficient appliances cost hundreds to thousands of dollars, it makes sense to get as much use out of them as possible before repairing or replacing them. Turns out something that is good for your health can also do good for your appliances as well. In today’s....... read more

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Prevent Dehydration by Drinking Water Even When You’re Not Thirsty

Every single cell in the human body requires water to function properly. Water is needed to regulate our body temperature, to protect our joints and organs, and to help our digestive system run smoothly. But, how much water should you drink? Eight glasses a day? Ten? There is a lot of conventional wisdom surrounding how....... read more

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