Events

The BLUE Planet

It is true that over 70% of our planet’s surface is covered with water. We all learned about the Water Cycle in elementary school… Did you know there is the same amount of water that courses through Earth’s hydrologic cycle today that did when Earth first existed?  Do you know how much of that is …

The BLUE Planet Read More »

Coffee for Water?

Have you ever used regular tap water to brew your coffee in the morning then one day used the filtered water from your fridge? Did you notice a difference? Surprisingly, water plays a crucial role in the taste of your daily coffee. Today we will talk about the different kinds of water used to make …

Coffee for Water? Read More »

Pool Water Safety

Let’s jump into it! Owning a pool is fun! Yet maintaining your pool can be difficult to keep up with. Although it may be hard work, it is an important job to keep yourself, your loved ones and the environment healthy. Clean and safe pool water is visually clear and blue and smells of Chlorine. …

Pool Water Safety Read More »

COVID-19 AND TAP WATER

With the worldwide spread and scare of the newly found Coronavirus Disease in humans, COVID-19, items such as toilet paper, disinfecting cleaners, food and water bottles in stores around the United States have been emptied by consumers. Panic buying is creating shortages for people almost everywhere. “Conventional, centralized water treatment methods that use filtration and …

COVID-19 AND TAP WATER Read More »

Well, WEll, WELL Water?

What Do You Know About Wells? Clean and safe drinking water is still to this day a socially economical hurdle for many countries around the world. Disease and illness run their course through billions of people every day due to contamination and lack of means to clean their water used for Human use. The United …

Well, WEll, WELL Water? Read More »

MICROBEAD FREE

Microplastics are purposely added to cosmetics and personal care products for scrubbing and exfoliating and get washed down drains that are not designed to filter out these products. These beads have been regularly added to beauty and personal care products since the 1990s (Perschbacher, History, p.1, 2016) and continue to contribute to the plastic pollution …

MICROBEAD FREE Read More »

Nurdle Alert

What are “nurdles”? We are all aware of the overwhelming amount of plastic that pollutes our oceans and beaches. Not only are large plastic materials littered in our oceans, but the pre-production plastic pellets, called nurdles, cover our beaches worldwide. Nurdle pollution seems to receive a small amount of attention compared to larger plastic issues. …

Nurdle Alert Read More »

Mobile Aquatic Therapy

Earlier this week, we learned that aquariums have a positive effect on human health from studies done over the last several years. From increasing general mood and lowering heart rate & blood pressure, to even benefitting patients with Alzheimer’s, aquariums can elevate everyone’s quality of life! If you haven’t read our previous article about the …

Mobile Aquatic Therapy Read More »

Language