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A decade later, massive civil case against oil companies ready to proceed

January 9, 2013 by  
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New Hampshire sued 22 oil and gas companies in late 2003, claiming their use of the gasoline additive MTBE caused groundwater contamination throughout the Granite State. A decade later, the trial is about to get under way in Concord on Monday.

Beijing tap water getting worse: expert

January 8, 2013 by  
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To drink or not to drink? That is the question for Beijing residents, according to water quality expert Zhao Feihong. Her answer: No. She advises anyone who can afford it to switch to bottled water, claiming it is a safer alternative.

Millions Still Needed for Cleaner Tap Water

September 4, 2012 by  
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According to Anti Tooming, a water specialist at the Ministry of the Environment, it will still take another 100 million euros to restore water pipes in Estonia, a process that should be completed in a couple of years. Tap water in Estonia has generally scored fair in evaluations by health specialists, reported ERR radio. A major problem continues to be the high iron content in water. However, it poses no risk to human health, according to the Health Boards Küllike Birk. Detectable in water by

Are You Scared Of Your Tap Water?

August 3, 2012 by  
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Blooming algae at some Marin reservoirs has given tap water for Ross Valley residents an funky taste and sparked some dialogue on Patch and our Facebook page about drinking water from the faucet. In the last few days, many in Marin have recently noticed their tap water tastes differnet. While the blooming algae taste from the Nicasio Reservoir has been noticeable in Ross Valley and San Rafael, North Marin Water District officials are handling a bloom at Stafford Lake, according to a story in

You’ll Drink More Water If It Tastes Better!

July 26, 2012 by  
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  Are you getting enough H20?  When it’s very hot out, or you’ve been exercising and sweating you need to up your water intake.  So how much do you need? From Healthy Living:  The Institute of Medicine recommends women get 91 ounces of total water (men need a bit more: 125 ounces), which is about three […]

Keep Cool This Summer With Our Watermelon Slushie Recipe

July 9, 2012 by  
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  Total time: 6 min     Prep time: 3 min Ingredients: 6 ice cubes (use filtered water) 2 cups cubed watermelon, seedless 1 teaspoon organic honey (optional) Directions:  Place your ice cubes into a blender.  Cover and pulse until crushed.  Then, add the cubed watermelon and blend for one minute, or until desire slushie consistency […]

5 Reasons Why You Should Drink More Tap Water

June 13, 2012 by  
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  Water is an essential need to help hydrate our bodies, both inside and out, with the important fluids that keep are bodies functioning properly. Without the required 8 glasses of water needed per day, our bodies tend to become less healthy in many ways. If you are concerned about the amount of water you […]

Herbal Sun Tea: Perfect For Summer!

June 4, 2012 by  
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Now that summer has arrived quench your thirst with some delicious tea, without heating up your kitchen. Make sure you use a glass mason jar, or other glass container to make your sun tea.  Plastics can leach harmful chemicals into your drink.  Also use filtered water free of any contaminants for the best taste and […]

Why Buy from PuriTeam?

April 11, 2012 by  
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Our goal at PuriTeam is to help you select the right filter for YOU and your needs. One size does not fit all when it comes to filtration.  We work with you to make sure you purchase the correct water filter system for your situation. We have a no-pressure approach to sales. If you feel […]

Introducing a guest blogger! Sharon Dyer tells us “Why is Clean Water so Important?”

April 10, 2012 by  
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  Why is Clean Water so Important? Water is the source of all life. There’s not a living thing on this planet that doesn’t need water in some way, shape or form. From plants to animals to insects, everything depends on water. Not only that, but the amount of clean water is limited, making it […]

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