Bottled Water Finally Being Put to Good Use

Have you heard of the newest technology in regards to grenades and explosives?

Picture a jug of water being blasted through a brick wall.  No matter how crazy this may sound, the British company, BCB International is doing just that.

Promoting Water Consumption in Schools

Schools in California are mandated by the federal government to provide students with access to free drinking water with their meals.  These must be in effect by the start of the 2011-2012 academic year.

Water is not only a great alternative to sugary drinks but also a great start to prevent obesity because it has zero calories.

Grants for Water Treatment

Due to the high amounts of contamination in the United States’ drinking water, the EPA has devoted $499,778 in grants towards developing low-cost water decontamination.  The water treatment facilities do have the ability to remove solids, bacteria, algae, viruses, fungi, and some chemical pollutants; however they are unable to remove any pesticides or antibiotic contaminants.

Should we completely ban the bottle?

Most of you might be thinking that I will say yes, however banning bottled water is not the correct approach.

A Lack Of Water Shuts Down Production For A Major Car Manufacturing Facility.

A team of workers at the Jaguar Land Rover’s Halewood car plant walked out over a water cooler being empty.

The City of Madison Water Challenge 2012

During the month of April, in the spirit of National Water Conservation Month, Madison participated in the Wyland Foundation’s National Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation.  The conservation challenge was a competition between regional cities to see how many citizens and which city could commit to cutting back on water usage the most.

6 Simple Ways to Spice Up Your Water

In our recent blog post titled “3 Ways Water Does Your Body Good,” we looked at why it’s so important to drink enough water every day.  But as you may already know from personal experience, it can be difficult to drink 8 full glasses of water daily.

A great place to start is dumping your old-fashioned bottled water cooler and getting a new bottleless or filtered water cooler.  Equipped with water filters and cold and hot water options, a fresh new water dispenser is the perfect way to spice up your new hydration habit.  Some new bottleless water coolers – like the ION from Natural Choice – offer the option of Sparkling Water.

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