HORMONES IN WATER

HORMONES IN WATER

HOW HORMONES GET INTO THE WATER AND HOW TO PROTECT YOURSELF Among the pollutants that are increasingly contaminating our drinking water are residues from pharmaceuticals that get into the drinking water in various ways. Hormones are among the particularly high-risk...
BACTERIA AND GERMS IN WATER

BACTERIA AND GERMS IN WATER

HOW DANGEROUS ARE THEY? It’s worrying that there isn’t completely germ-free drinking water. Research refers to all pathogenic micro-organisms such as bacteria, fungi, viruses and parasites, that could potentially endanger our health. However, and this again seems...
ALUMINIUM IN WATER

ALUMINIUM IN WATER

ALUMINIUM IN DRINKING WATER – EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW Consumers are reacting to the fact that this light metal is suspected of causing breast cancer or alzheimer’s – like dementia. Aluminium is one of the most commonly used metals. The aviation...
CHLORINE IN WATER

CHLORINE IN WATER

WHAT IS CHLORINE? In its original state, chlorine is a greenish-yellow gas characterised by a strong and pungent odor. Chlorine gas is very toxic, and has resulted in accidents in swimming pools. The toxin is cheap to produce and is ideal for water disinfection. The...
FLUORIDE IN WATER

FLUORIDE IN WATER

FLUORIDE IN DRINKING WATER – EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT IT In toothpaste, fluoride is a matter of course. In order to protect the teeth from tooth decay, most dental care products in the world are enriched with the trace element. WHAT IS FLUORIDE?...
DRINKING WATER SUPPLY

DRINKING WATER SUPPLY

ONLY ABOUT 2.5 PERCENT OF THE WATER ON EARTH IS FRESH WATER There is an imbalance on the earth when it comes to water. There are 2.1 billion people worldwide who still do not have access to safe drinking water. In addition, according to UNICEF, more than 260 million...