08/02/2019: PFAS in Drinking Water…. You Can Test YOUR Water for Them Easily -- In today's post we would like to introduce you to a company that offers testing for PFAS in drinking water and promises roughly a 2-week turnaround time for testing... plus free shipping of the kit to customers and of customers' water samples to the...... [more details here.]
07/23/2019: Radium in Groundwater… Where is it a Problem? -- Sometimes news coverage does not quite cover the extent of some water quality issues in the United States. One water quality problem affecting a lot more Americans that many of us suspect is a little radioactive devil named Radium.
Why shoul...... [more details here.]
07/19/2019: Watching Out for Heat Related Illnesses -- Current weather forecast to a goo percentage of the United States:
Hot Hot HOT... with a strong probability of HHHOOOTTT!
With that said, everyone PLEASE take care to properly hydrate and occasionally cool off during the brutal heat assault man...... [more details here.]
07/17/2019: Question: What is the simplest water filter I can buy? -- Here's a question we hear often: "What is the simplest water filter I can buy?"
We got asked that question, again, just the other day and it once again shocked us that someone would first think of simplicity rather than efficiency and effectivenes...... [more details here.]
07/17/2019: How to Build a Better… Bath??? -- In the mood for a... BATH?
Who doesn't love a nice bath surrounded by warm water, your favorite scented soap, a few soft scented candles, some skin-abusing chlorine, and wait, WHAT?
Kind of ruined the fantasy, right? Well fear not, friends, becaus...... [more details here.]
07/16/2019: Avoiding & Preventing Getting Sick from… Cryptosporidium -- Warm weather woes... include swimming and frolicking in cool, refreshing swimming pools.
Wait, what? How is that a PROBLEM?!?!?
Well, I'll tell you: SOME people just DON'T understand a little 'bug' called Cryptosporidium, abbreviated as Crypto a...... [more details here.]
07/15/2019: Industrial Test Systems 480042 SenSafe John’s Copper Test: “Is there a color key to match to on the bottle?” -- Over the weekend we got asked the following question about SenSafe John's Copper Test Strips (MPN 480042):
"Is there a color key to match to on the bottle?"
Yes, this product comes with a color chart on the outside of the bottle. To...... [more details here.]
07/15/2019: Nitrates in Drinking Water: “Where do nitrates in drinking water come from?” -- We recently received the following question regarding nitrates in drinking water:
"Where do nitrates in drinking water come from and are they harmful?"
Typical sources of nitrate contamination include, but are in no way limited to, natur...... [more details here.]
06/03/2019: Warmer Weather Means Something to Pool Owners -- Warmer weather means something for pool owners... BESIDES getting to enjoy their backyard oasis more.It also means evaporation. As pool water warms it also evaporates quicker so keep an eye on the water level because if water dips below the skimmer lin...... [more details here.]
04/18/2019: Take 15% Off Propur Shower Filters Until April 30th, 2019! -- Around this time of year weather forecasters often say things like, "There's a 15% chance of spring showers this afternoon..."
Well, WE have something similar to say: "Save 15% on shower filters by ProPur from now until the end of April with disc...... [more details here.]