Tag: filtering city water

How to filter city water

New research shows how people can use filters to filter their water, without needing to pay for a filter or expensive equipment.Key points:A new study shows people can filter city waters without having to payFor more information on water filters read our story “The filter is cheap and it’s...

When to drink water without filters

In recent years, scientists have developed new ways to filter out harmful bacteria from drinking water.But even as more water is being purified through these techniques, the chemicals are still present in the water.For example, a common type of chlorine found in many tap water treatments, which is used...

How to make your own water filters

What are some of the best ways to make water filter filters?I’m going to list some basic filters you can make at home and some things you can buy that can improve your water quality.1.A basic water filter with a removable filter cover.This is probably the most common way...

California officials to review ‘overly aggressive’ water filters

California Gov.Jerry Brown on Wednesday will convene a panel to review the state’s water filters that are causing more than 50,000 people to lose water.The governor’s announcement came two days after the governor’s office issued a memo outlining his plan to begin a statewide audit of California’s water systems.“We’ve...