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Drug firm has a plan to bypass tap water - Cape Business News

Fine Chemicals makes active pharmaceutical ingredients at its Epping manufacturing plant, which it exports to 42 countries. It is the only narcotics …

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Drug firm has a plan to bypass tap water

CAPE DROUGHT<p>Drug firm has a plan to bypass tap water<p>Aspen subsidiary Fine Chemicals will spend most of its drought mitigation funding on water …

Business (South Africa)

STL scores high, again, in tap water quality

Lead levels in water among lowest in U.S., filter company says

Water

#WaterCrisis: Paying for tap water leaves a bad taste for restaurant patrons

Cape Town - If you were planning to ask your waiter for a glass of tap water after your expensive meal and alcohol, think again, for it might not be …

Cape Town

These are your rights on getting free tap water in a restaurant, pub or cafe

SOMETIMES we don’t want to fork out £2 for a bottle of water when we know the restaurant has a perfectly good tap.<p>But did you know that not all …

Wales

Am I entitled to get free tap water in North East pubs and restaurants?

Still remember that mother of all hangovers?<p>Want to get involved in Dry January to cut your booze consumption?<p>There’s a very easy hack to cut down on …

Dry January

This $64 Viral 'Raw Water' Is Allegedly Just Tap Water from Oregon

“Raw water” – water that is unfiltered and untreated in any way – has quickly become a trend as a new organic drink choice.<p>While some experts have …

Water

Chocolate coloured tap water raises a stink in KZN

Threats of legal action by the Ugu municipality on the KwaZulu-Natal south coast in response to a social media post on “dirty tap water” backfired …

Water

Millions of Americans turn to bottled water, but is it safer than tap?

PHOENIX – Some tap water might smell like chlorine. Or it looks a little cloudy. Or maybe it doesn’t taste quite right.<p>Those are just some of the …

Water

Why you should never order ice on a plane

• <b>If you order ice on an airplane, there's a chance it could be riddled with bacteria.</b>• <b><br>Ice is typically made from the plane's supply of tap water, which is kept in tanks that have been found to breed bacteria.</b>• <b><br>Even flight attendants refuse to drink anything made with an aircraft's tap water.</b><p>There are …

Water

Is tap water safe to drink?

This is an age-old question: is tap water okay to drink? In countries like the U.S., you may not think twice about grabbing water straight from the …

Water

Hawkesbury residents under boil water advisory, schools closed after water plant malfunctions

A malfunction at the Hawkesbury water treatment plant has the town and the Eastern Ontario Health Unit warning residents to boil drinking water until …

Water

How simply drinking tap water could SLASH your risk of Alzheimer’s disease death

GETTY ImagesDementia symptoms: Lithium in tap water could reduce the number of Alzheimer's deaths<p>Alzheimer’s disease risk could be reduced by …

Dementia

Science Finds That Popular “Superfoods” Are Not Healthier Than Cheaper Alternatives

Canadian researchers investigated three popular “superfoods” and compared them to cheaper alternatives. The compared coconut water to tap water, …

Nutrition

Where you can (and can’t) drink tap water in Europe

When to buy a bottle—or two<p>Sit down at a restaurant in Europe, and you’ll most likely first be asked about water preferences before anything else: …

Europe

New Study Makes Confusing Case for Drinking Unfiltered Tap Water

Depending on where you live, you may want to toss out that Brita filter and move on with your life. A new study found that Americans who don’t drink …

Health

The Trouble With Kids and Tap Water

Drinking tap water slightly increases your child’s risk of lead exposure, which can be debilitating. Meanwhile, avoiding tap water greatly increases …

Water

Avoiding tap water may lower blood lead levels, increase tooth decay in children

Researchers found that youths who didn't drink tap water had a lower risk of having elevated blood lead levels but were more likely to develop one or …

Water

Pearland homeowners say tap water smells foul

PEARLAND, Texas- A group of neighbors think their tap water is too dangerous to use, because it smells. They do not know the reason and the answers …

Water

The Good And Bad Of Drinking Tap Water

BOSTON (CBS) – According to a study from the University of North Carolina, children who do not drink tap water, which typically contains fluoride, …

Water

Aylmer tap water advisory lifted

A boil water advisory in the Aylmer area has been lifted after two days.<p>The city of Gatineau has confirmed test results show the water is completely …

Water

Tap water advisory lifted in Aylmer sector

A boil water advisory in the Aylmer area has been lifted after two days.<p>The city of Gatineau has confirmed test results show the water is completely …

Canadian News

Drinking Tap Water Might Be the Simplest Solution to Ocean Plastic Pollution

Is the solution to plastic water bottle pollution as simple as educating the masses that their tap water is safe to drink? Photo: Elite Reader<p><b>Beaches</b> …

Water

Not Sure About Your Tap Water? Here's How to Test for Contaminants

In the wake of Flint, Michigan's water crisis, you may have begun to wonder: Is my tap water safe? How would I know? To put your mind at ease—or just …

Wi-Fi

Tap water ban in place for part of Aylmer

More than 2,000 homes in Aylmer were placed under a tap water advisory Tuesday after workers detected the smell of heavy oil in the water supply.<p>Jean …

Canadian News

Turn your yucky tap water into delicious mineral water

If you're one of those people that insists water has a taste and are picky about it, Mitte might be the solution to your nasty tap water problems. …

Water

16 million water bottles go unrecycled every single day in the UK

<b>**Update 10 November 2017: we'll be delivering this petition to the Mayor on Friday 17 November. Please add your name and share to make it as big as</b> …

Sadiq Khan

How to Test and Filter Your Tap Water for Lead

In theory, municipal water supplies are safe. They’re monitored, tested, and treated by the powers that be. But of course, we know that doesn’t …

Health

This New Company Wants to Bring You the Cleanest Water Ever

Just how clean is your drinking water, even after you put it through that Brita? According to one new German company with lofty goals to innovate …

Water

How to test your tap water for lead

Filed under: News, Discovery - Health, Science & Tech<p>People don’t trust the water that comes out of their tap, and not just in places without adequate sanitation. A 2016 survey by The Meyocks Group, an Iowa-based marketing firm, found that 43 percent of Americans either believe their tap water is …

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