Tag / contaminated drinking water
News • Oct 29, 2017 09:59 EDT
Clean water technology leader Bluewater publishes white paper exploring the potential adverse effects on human health of drinking water lacking in minerals. Basing its conclusions on available scientific evidence, Bluewater says low levels of minerals in drinking water do not appear to play a significant role in meeting total human needs for nutrients.
The United States’ national water quality crisis puts responsibility on Americans to safeguard their own tap water
Press Releases • Aug 25, 2017 03:35 EDT
As studies indicate drinking water contamination is worsening across the United States, Americans need to find home-based solutions to ensure health and peace of mind
A New Database Detailing Pollutants In Virtually All U.S. Public Water Systems Is A Benchmark For Other Countries, Says Bluewater
News • Aug 14, 2017 09:52 EDT
Bluewater, an innovator of advanced residential water purification technologies, has praised the initiative by the U.S. Environmental Working Group to publish a new national Tap Water Database enabling Americans to discover what potentially harmful chemicals could be their drinking water. Bluewater said the EWG project sets a benchmark for similar initiatives in other parts of the world.
Press Releases • Mar 21, 2017 21:02 EDT
Marking World Water Day, 2017 Bluewater warns of growing threats posed to ocean health by single use water bottles and urges governments and city authorities around the world to consider banning or taxing single-use water bottles.
News • Dec 14, 2016 06:50 EST
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency EPA today said activities in the hydraulic fracturing water cycle ‘can impact—and have impacted—drinking water resources’, a finding Bluewater describes as worrying in a world where the planet’s water resources are already under threat of contamination from multiple sources.
Blog posts • Sep 25, 2016 00:35 EDT
Professor Joan B. Rose wins the 2016 Stockholm Water Prize for her tireless contributions to global public health.
Press Releases • Jul 19, 2016 02:48 EDT
Battling a bulging tummy to get beach ready this summer? Drinking plain water could be an answer to your slimmer-line dreams says a recent study published in the Journal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics
Press Releases • Jun 09, 2016 12:56 EDT
Sweden’s Bluewater water purification brand debuted at the annual Housewares Summer Show in New York City today, revealing its award winning Spirit and Pro water purifiers that have won acclaim for their sleek design and state-of-the-art contamination-removing performance.
Press Releases • May 20, 2016 06:12 EDT
High levels of nitrates, atrazine and arsenic in drinking water linked in a new U.S. study to birth defects such as cleft palate, cleft lip and limb deficiencies underlines urgent need for more research into tap water quality around the world, says Bluewater, a global leader in residential water purifying technologies and solutions.
News • Apr 29, 2016 05:36 EDT
The European Commission is taking Germany to the EU Court of Justice for failing to take stronger measures to combat water pollution caused by nitrates, which are essential for plants to grow and therefore widely used as fertilizers. However, excess levels can cause severe water pollution, with consequences for people's health, the economy and the environment.
Bluewater To Showcase New Generation Water Purifiers At 2016 International Home + Housewares Show, Chicago
Press Releases • Feb 28, 2016 05:41 EST
Sweden’s Bluewater water purifying brand is signaling its commitment to ramping sales in the United States by showcasing its transformational new generation water purifiers at the Chicago 2016 International Homes + Housewares Show, March 5 – 8, on sister Blueair's IHHS Booth L11915, Lakeside Center.
Bluewater donates high-performance water purifiers to Flint, Michigan, to help residents combat lead in their drinking water
Press Releases • Jan 22, 2016 10:25 EST
Bluewater, a global leader in residential water purification, has donated two of its highest-performing, lead-removing water purifiers to Flint, Michigan, for use in community care centers helping thousands of residents in the crisis-hit city of 100,000 people.
Press Releases • Nov 10, 2015 03:38 EST
Bluewater will demonstrate its leadership role in delivering transformational point-of-use water delivery solutions for home and commercial use at the KBIS 2015 trade show running January 19 – 21, 2016, in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Bluewater wows water industry professionals at China International Industry Fair with new water purifier designs
Press Releases • Nov 04, 2015 04:37 EST
Bluewater, a world leader in point-of-use residential water purification appliances, revealed sleek new designs for its innovative Spirit and Pro residential water purifier models at the China International Industry Fair 2015 (CIIF), running November 3 – 7 in the Shanghai New International Expo Centre. More than 2,000 exhibitors and 100,000 trade professionals will visit the show.
Bluewater To Showcase New Water Purifier Designs And Initiatives To Move Residential Water Purification Into The Internet Of Things At The Aquatech Amsterdam 2015 Trade Show
Press Releases • Oct 27, 2015 13:21 EDT
Bluewater will demonstrate its leadership role in delivering transformational point-of-use water delivery solutions for home and commercial use at the Aquatech Amsterdam 2015 trade show running November 3 – 6.
News • Sep 11, 2015 08:19 EDT
American consumers are more worried than ever about their tap drinking water and are resorting increasingly to drinking more bottled water and home filtration devices, says a new survey by the U.S. Water Quality Association, WQA. Commenting, Bluewater Managing Director Niclas Wullt says consumers globally should consider taking increased responsibility themselves for their own water safety.
Bluewater Showcases Three New Water Purifiers At Milan World Fair Designed To Combat Contaminated Tap Drinking Water
Press Releases • Jun 22, 2015 15:13 EDT
Bluewater is exhibiting three newly-designed water purifiers as part of an exhibition at Expo Milan, a non-commercial global exposition formerly known as the World's Fair. An estimated 20 million attendees from around the world will visit Italy's second-largest city between May 1 and Oct. 31, 2015, to explore collaborative solutions feeding the world.
Press Releases • Apr 30, 2015 20:52 EDT
Bluewater survey reveals 55% of American men and women are concerned about the quality of their tap water. As water quality comes increasingly under the spotlight due to growing fears about water shortages and what pollutants are in the water coming out of kitchen taps, 82% of Americans believed it is vital to have a dedicated water purifier at home to remove contaminants from their tap water.