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U.S. Water Concerns: Issues with Pipes, Sewers. & Groundwater

You’ve likely heard all about the water crisis in Flint, Michigan that started in 2014. The city was having issues with its budget, so to save money; the state switched the city’s surface water supply from Lake Huron to the Flint River...

February 10, 2017 0 Comments
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Tips to Prevent Workplace-Related Back Pain

Employees or managers with desk jobs may not think twice about possible work injuries or workers’ compensation claims like other sectors. But even white-collar workers can suffer work-related ailments: specifically back pain. According to th...

February 3, 2017 0 Comments

How to Make a Good Cup of Coffee

Because so many people need a steaming cup of Joe to help them stay energized, it’s no surprise that more than 50% of all Americans drink coffee and that office workers drink about four cups a day. In fact, 89% of office workers believe tha...

November 8, 2016 0 Comments
Lead levels: 43 % of drinking water fountains and taps in Surrey schools need flushing

What Are the Best Types of Water Bottles to Use?

There are many wonderful products on the market that allow you to have clean, filtered water run through your workplace’s water-main. But what do you do when that’s not an option? While some people carry around disposable plastic bottl...

November 2, 2016 0 Comments

Is Coffee Good for Your Health?

Like many Americans, you may need to make a cup—or two—of coffee to get through the workday. However, you may be wondering if the habit is good for health or if you need to scale back. Take a look: The Good While some people blame coffee for c...

October 26, 2016 0 Comments
Bottled Water Costs 2000 Times As Much As Tap Water

Bottled Water Costs 2000 Times As Much As Tap Water

Via Wikimedia Commons It’s consumer confidence Friday. Preliminary results from the University of Michigan’s July consumer confidence survey indicated that confidence dipped slightly in July , defying consensus expectations for an incr...

Three Reasons Why Drinking Untreated Water is Unsafe

Three Reasons Why Drinking Untreated Water is Unsafe

Drinking Untreated Water The vast majority of people do not have access to safe drinking water. The global intake of water is doubling every twenty years. The consumption of water is increasing twice the rate of the population. According to an est...

September 9, 2016 0 Comments
N.Y. governor signs law mandating lead testing in schools

N.Y. governor signs law mandating lead testing in schools

(Photo: Peter Carr/The Journal News) ALBANY — Schools in New York will have to test drinking water for lead contamination . Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed legislation into law Tuesday that will require the state’s nearly 700 districts to conduct...