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07Aug

Our quest for personal and financial freedom has taken us on a long journey from the Philippines, to America, to the Philippines, then back to America. We admit, it wasn’t an easy journey. But it was well worth it. We moved to the United States from the Philippines when we were young adults. We met […]Continue Reading

07Jul

The Coronavirus pandemic is a constant reminder of the precious and fragile nature of our lives. We need to be aware of threats to our health, whether they be pathogenic microorganisms such as COVID-19 or environmental contaminants that can be present in our water. Multipure is a rock-solid barrier to many of these threats. Here […]Continue Reading

13May

Continuing our May 2020 Spotlight: “Comparing Water Treatment Technologies,” for this article we will be discussing Reverse Osmosis (RO) water treatment in comparison to Solid Carbon Block water treatment. Reverse Osmosis Reverse osmosis reduces contaminants in drinking water by pushing the water through a semipermeable membrane, allowing water to pass through while contaminants such as heavy […]Continue Reading

01May

Multipure’s May 2020 Spotlight is “Comparing Water Treatment Technologies,” so to start it off, we are going to take a look at two very common consumer water treatment products: Faucet-Mount Filters and Filtered Water Pitchers. Filtered water pitchers are arguably the most common and most basic of water treatment products, whose low price matches its […]Continue Reading

23Mar

For this month’s March 2020 Spotlight, “Harmful Contaminants in Drinking Water,” we’ve covered How Contaminants Get in Your Drinking Water and How to Read the Water Quality Report. Now, we’re going to talk about Why Certification is Important. In a nutshell, certification provides an unbiased guarantee that something performs according to its claims. It is […]Continue Reading

02Mar

Chemicals, biological pathogens, waste products, and heavy metals are all common contaminants that can pollute water supplies. In the best case scenario, they are filtered by municipal water treatment centers. But when these contaminants remain in the water supply, they can affect the water through an unpleasant taste or odor in minor cases, to harmful, […]Continue Reading

14Jan

When you’re thirsty, a glass of fresh, clean water is hard to beat. But sometimes our drinking water is less than fresh and clean.  According to NSF International, an independent product testing and certification organization, over half of Americans are concerned about the water quality in their homes. Because of stories in the news, many people know lead […]Continue Reading

07Jan

Drinking water is vital for human life. Most people can go for days without food — hunger strikes of up to 40 days are well documented, some prisoners have lasted for up to 73 days without food, and the longest known fast lasted for over a year, though the person in question did take supplements. But water is a […]Continue Reading

17Sep

Alkaline drinking water has been one of the rising trends in health and fitness in recent years. Supporters state that regularly drinking water with higher pH levels can help cure numerous ailments. They have lauded the drink as a potential cure-all for issues ranging from poor hydration and bone loss to cancer and diabetes. As […]Continue Reading

10Sep

Over 50% of Americans depend on groundwater for drinking water. It also serves as an essential source for irrigation water. However, groundwater is also extremely susceptible to pollution. Materials and substances from the surface can move through the soil and seep into water resources. From pesticides and fertilizers to septic tank and underground storage waste, any […]Continue Reading