5 Reasons My Dog Drinks Filtered Water

[Did you know that today is National Dog Day? Launched 10 years ago, today is a day to “recognize the number of dogs that need to be rescued each year, and acknowledge the family dogs and dogs that work selflessly each day to save lives, keep us safe and bring comfort.” For us, comfort means...

Drinking Water News: Hydration Top Priority During Football Pre-Season, Ideas For The Back Half of Water Quality Month, Clean Water Act Continues To Cause Ripples & Craft Brewers Bring West Coast Water Taste Out East

If its football pre-season, we can depend on conversations becoming arguments, as we begin to analyze every last move of our favorite teams and players.  In Texas, these conversations take on a whole new life as they seemingly happen at every field, at every level, and with players of every age.  While we love to...

Better Know A Drinking Water Impurity: What Is Chloramine?

Earlier this year, Los Angeles began disinfecting its drinking water with chloramine rather than the chlorine it had used for decades.  You can read more about it by visiting Southern California Public Radio 89.3 KPCC or our coverage in a recent Drinking Water News post. With such a large municipality making a switch in the...

Drinking Water News: Next Steps For Toledo Residents, An Updated Timeline For Global Water Shortages, Potential Solutions To The China Water Crisis and Texas Wastewater Becomes Texas Tap Water

This past weekend was an unpleasant one in Toledo, Ohio as a drinking water ban impacted the lives of nearly 400,000 residents.  Caused by an algae bloom in Lake Erie, this is one of the larger recent drinking water bans this country has experienced, and comes relatively hot on the heels of January’s MCHM contamination...

My Top 3 Water Filters For Camping, Hiking, Surviving or Prepping

[Late last month, we probably bummed a fair number of you out by reminding you that Back To School season is just around the corner. While true, there’s still plenty of time left to get in one last excursion into the Great Outdoors before classes start.  We encourage you to get out there, and of...