Drinking Water

6 ways to purify drinking water in emergency situations

In an emergency situation where regular water service has been interrupted – like a hurricane, flood or water pipe breakage – it is not only important to have a water supply, but also to have ways of treating water if needed.<p>“Even if the water looks clear, [it] could have organisms in it that could …

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Drinking water allegedly poisoned at Islamic school with 4,000 children

A student, who confronted the men mixing rat poison in the water tank, was threatened with a country-made pistol.<p>In a shocking incident, the drinking …

Water

There's a Hidden Carcinogen Tainting Tap Water and Consumer Products Nationwide

Water supplies for more than 7 million Americans in 27 states are contaminated with an industrial chemical at levels higher than what federal …

Water

Drinking Water on Empty Stomach Immediately After Waking Up!

Drinking water on an empty stomach immediately after waking up is a common habit among Japanese people. The reason for this habit is the numerous …

Alternative Medicine

Gear Closet: MSR Trail Shot Water Filter Review

Whether you're going on an extended expedition to remote corners of the globe, or simply backpacking along your favorite trail, finding clean and …

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The Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday officially postponed rules limiting toxic water pollution from coal-fired power plants, a move that …

Liberal View

According To Ayurveda You Must Follow These Tips While Drinking Water!

A popular quote reads, "Water is the soul of the earth". We can all agree to that statement because, water is one of the most essential forces which …

Water

Is It Safe to Drink Coffee or Tea on Planes?

Outdated information is the real threat.<p>After a day of breathing dry, re-circulated air in the airport and on the plane, a cool glass of water or a comforting cup of tea would sure hit the spot. But then your mind wanders to articles you've read where cabin crew discuss a potentially …

Travel

Plastic in drinking water: what are the risks to human health?

Plastic microparticles are finding their way into our drinking water. We already knew tiny pieces of plastic find their way into seawater where they …

Water

Rampant Wildfires Will Affect Our Drinking Water

×<p>U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Sean Campbell<p>As of early September, the Chetco Bar fire in southwest Oregon burned more than 130,000 acres of …

Water

161,000 at risk from microscopic parasite in drinking water, watchdogs warn

Some 161,000 people are at risk of crippling illness from a microscopic parasite in drinking water, watchdogs have warned.<p>The Environmental …

Water

Floodwater pathogens can't be washed off of fresh produce

The state of Florida produces more fresh fruits and vegetables than any other state except California, and is the top tomato state in the country. As …

Hurricane Irma

Property groups in water drive

SA’s large listed property groups are running initiatives to limit their water usage and reuse the resource, especially in drought-stricken Cape Town.<p>…

Business (South Africa)

Plastics in Our Drinking Water?

Posted: Sep 09, 2017 1:30 PM<p>The Fear Industry strikes again. Now they are “warning” us of tiny nanobits of plastic fiber in our drinking water! This …

Conservative View

Pipeline burst disrupts drinking water supply in Attur municipal limit

Drinking water will not be supplied till August 9 to Attur and Narasingapuram municipalities, Mecheri, Omalur, Karuppur, Kannankurichi, …

Water

Lawmakers want assistance for residents with tainted water

Several lawmakers are calling on a plastics company believed to be source of tainted drinking water in New Hampshire to connect 100 properties to the …

Business

A women SHG says it with rangoli

Women self-help group made a rangoli mapping concept to highlight the problems and demands of their panchayat at the gram sabha meet here on …

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Wildfires fueled by dry weather and scorching temperatures have smothered parts of the western United States in smoky, ashy air, forcing communities …

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Disturbing Discovery: Plastic Microfibers Found in Drinking Water Worldwide. America Leads With 94% Contamination Rate

There are two areas where designers might be able to help<p>Because Orb Media is a nonprofit journalism organization, they don't have to worry about …

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Trump, Pruitt Slash EPA Staff to 30-Year Lows as Drinking Water, Climate Change Crises Mount

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From Trump Tower to Uganda, plastic is now in everyone's drinking water

by Anna Pujol-Mazzini<p>Tiny pieces of plastic have been found in drinking water on five continents - from Trump Tower in New York to a public tap on …

Australian News

Floridians swarm stores for drinking water

Floridians were searching for drinking water as grocery stores across the state ran out of stock ahead of Hurricane Irma.

Water

Rs 2,250-cr drinking water scheme for fluoride-hit taluks soon

The state government will soon launch a Rs 2,250-crore project which will cater to the drinking water needs of Pavagad, Challakere, Molakalmuru, …

India

Study Finds Almost All Drinking Water Is Contaminated With Plastic

Researchers find that 94 percent of U.S. drinking water is contaminated with microplastics.<p>So much of the objects in our lives are built with plastic, so it's no surprise that the stuff gets everywhere. But the scale of plastic pollution is mind boggling. Most of our plastic trash ends up in the …

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California politicians have found a new way to make the state more expensive

The Golden State has proposed yet another tax from which almost no one can escape. Senate Bill 623, introduced by California State Senate Majority …

Conservative View

10 HEALTH BENEFITS OF DRINKING WATER

We all need water to sustain life, but there are many more health benefits to drinking your eight glasses per day.<p>It might not be a "magic bullet", …

News (South Africa)

Billions Of People Likely To Be Drinking Water Contaminated With Plastic Microfibers

Right around the planet, billions of people are drinking water that is laced with tiny plastic microfibers. That is the worrying conclusion of a …

Water

Plastic fibres found in drinking water

New research has found plastic fibres in drinking water.<p>Samples taken from more than a dozen countries found a 500ml glass of tap water contained on …

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Residents of western Moab were able to drink water from their taps Wednesday for the first time in nearly a week after tests confirmed that harmful …

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Scientists hope to purify seawater with a new graphene filter

Why it matters to you<p>Seventy percent of the world is covered in oceans and ocean water and now, it may become a viable source of drinking …

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