Although desalination of drinking water has the benefit of reducing sodium in Israeli fruits and vegetables, it has also cuts the amount of essential magnesium by some 30%. This is bad news, as an estimated 4,000 Israelis are already dying each year due to inadequate levels magnesium in their bodies... read more →
Microplastic contamination has been found in tap water in countries around the world, leading to calls from scientists for urgent research on the implications for health. Scores of tap water samples from more than a dozen nations were analysed by scientists for an investigation by Orb Media, who shared the... read more →
Most children don't drink water from when they wake up to when they go off to school. Interventional trials show this mild state of dehydration may negatively affect scholastic performance. Source
Contaminated water is real – each year in Australia there are violations to the Safe Drinking Water Act – involving over 20 percent of water treatment facilities – so the more you know about your water, the better you can protect your family. According to the Australian Drinking Water Guidelines:... read more →
The ALPS Water Filtration System employs Zeolite as the 2nd Layer of its filter cartridge. It has long been proven that Zeolite is highly effective in removing most heavy metals that may be found in tap water. For further reading on this topic, please click here.