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Flint is a Symptom of a National Crisis, Not an Anomaly

Two years … for two years the residents of Flint, Michigan, were exposed to lead-contaminated water while local and state authorities dismissed claims that the brown-colored, odious water pouring from city taps represented a health threat. Exposure lasted two years despite the fact evidence indicated a problem within weeks of switching from Detroit’s water supply…
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Santa Paula’s New Salt Water Softener Buy Back Program

Goodbye Salt! The City of Santa Paula, California banned the use of salt-based water softening systems, but estimates up to 1,200 households still use such systems, which release environmentally-damaging chloride salts into wastewater. Under a new initiative introduced in June of 2015, residents still using salt-based softeners can take part in a buy-back program offering…
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Five Reasons Why You Should Drink Filtered Water

Filtering water before consumption has significant benefits, from protecting your health to making tap water taste much better At Enviro Water, we offer a range of water filtration systems to meet your needs, including economical and compact countertop filters, reverse osmosis and whole house filtration systems. Read on to find the five most important benefits of…
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Thinking of Purchasing a Salt Water Softener? Don’t Do It!

Once celebrated as effective solutions for hard water, the demand for salt-based water softeners has gone down due to more practical, cost-friendly, and safer alternatives. Before you install a salt-based system in your home, read the top reasons why you should reconsider: Waste: The average salt water softener wastes approximately 150 gallons of water every…
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