Re-use / Recycle Water Filter Cartridges

On March 28, 2015, in Commentary, Discoveries & Innovation, by ukwfstaff

Here’s a typical question we get: Hi The new water filter arrived and is safely installed , thank you . How do I dispose of the old one , does it go in to plastics recycling ? Best wishes Susan Good question Susan: There are 2 main types of filter we’ll cover here: Inline filters […]

How to make water from air

On December 16, 2014, in Commentary, Discoveries & Innovation, by Erik

New technology and innovations are being developed for everything from the way we cook our food to the way we harness energy. One of the latest gadgets available is really fascinating – a bottle that allows you to collect water from the air, just by riding a bike.

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Got Birch Water?

On November 20, 2014, in Discoveries & Innovation, by Erik

We’re constantly bombarded by the next big thing when it comes to “super waters.” Coconut, cactus, and aloe water have all been pushed on us, and next in line is birch tree water. Birch trees are commonly found in British gardens, and some claim the water found inside can help with everything from the flu […]

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The Ideal Water Quality Meter

On November 19, 2014, in Discoveries & Innovation, by Erik

If you need a rugged and waterproof meter for testing streams, rivers, and lakes, look no further than the Hanna Instruments HI 9829. It’s perfect for environmental field readings. The HI 9829 can sense pH, temperature, ammonium, choloride, and a host of other things, and is helpful for anyone who wants to know more about […]

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New Device Turns Coca-Cola Into Drinking Water

On November 12, 2014, in Discoveries & Innovation, Drinking Water, by Erik

Innovator Helmut Smits has designed what he calls “The Real Thing,” a device that can turn Coca-Cola into pure drinking water. Smits unveiled the device at Dutch Design Week to point out the sad truth that in many countries it is easier to get a can of Coke rather than a glass of clean drinking […]

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