Category Archives: In The News

Waterlogic Acquisition Adds Excitement to Taylor Made!

PRESS RELEASE Waterlogic Plc Acquisition of Taylor Made Water Systems Inc. Waterlogic Plc (AIM: WTL.L), a leading designer, manufacturer and global distributor of point-of-use ("POU") drinking water purification and dispensing systems, is pleased to announce that it has agreed to … Continue reading

Green Water, In The News

Drinking Water for Weight Loss

  I’m not sure this is exactly a revelation to anyone, but a study shows that swapping out sugary drinks for water can lead to significant weight loss.  It’s still a good reminder that water is a pretty good option … Continue reading

In The News, Water and Health

Banana Peels Purify Water

According to a study in the American Chemical Society’s journal, minced banana peels can very effectively remove heavy metals, like lead and copper, from water. If this proves out, banana peels could provide a cheap, sustainable solution for purification of … Continue reading

In The News, Water and Health, Water problems, Water Purification

Mayor Hides Contaminated Water Source for Over Twenty Years!

From 1985 to 2007, the village of Crestwood Illinois used a well known to be contaminated with vinyl chloride for up to 20% of its water supply while telling residents that the supply came from Lake Michigan.  Vinyl Chloride is … Continue reading

In The News, Water and Health, Water problems, Water Purification

Petition Congress to Dump Bottled Water

Corporate Accountability International has started a petition to urge our Congress to stop spending hundreds of thousands of dollars per quarter on bottled water.  Click here to see/sign the petition: http://www.change.org/petitions/tell-the-house-of-representatives-to-ditch-bottled-water-and-save-taxpayer-dollars   Tell the House of Representatives to Ditch Bottled … Continue reading

Bottled Water, In The News

Super Slow-Mo water drop video

This is a very cool video showing a water drop bounce off of the surface of water like it’s on a trampoline.   Water Drop video

Bottled Water, In The News, Water Purification

Fiji Plant Reopens

In a not very shocking development, which I predicted, Fiji waters reopened its bottling plant on its namesake island.  After “negotiations” with the Fiji government.  And all is well with shipping water across the globe again because Hollywood likes a … Continue reading

Bottled Water, Green Water, In The News

FIJI Water to Leave Fiji?

According to a press release from Fiji Water, they will be closing their bottling plant on the island of Fiji after the government imposed a 15 cent per liter tax on bottled water.  Apparently, the tax only applies to Fiji … Continue reading

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Sustainable water supply coming online in Colorado

  Here is an innovative solution in Colorado using recaptured river water, natural filtration, and some high tech solutions to help protect against drought.      http://www.waterchat.com/News/State/10/Q4/state_101022-02.htm CO: Aurora Water’s Sustainable Water Supply System Complete Aurora, CO – The city … Continue reading

Green Water, In The News, Water Purification

Tiny Shrimp in NY, SF, and Boston Tap Water?

New York city tap water has tiny shrimp in it?  According to the New York City Department of Environmental Protection, yes it does, but it’s nothing to be concerned about.  In cities like New York, San Francisco, Boston, and Seattle … Continue reading

Bottled Water, In The News, reverse osmosis, Water and Health