ArchivesPosts Tagged ‘contaminants’

06Dec

My brother and I founded Multipure on December 7, 1970, which means that we are celebrating Multipure’s 48th year of providing cleaner water for better health. There have been a lot of changes in the last 48 years. In 1970, the United States population was 203 million; today, the population is 326 million – an […]Continue Reading

16Nov

Across the country, the levels of perfluorochemical (PFC) contamination have reached serious levels. Millions of Americans drink PFC-laced water. Whether we know it or not, these unregulated chemicals have silently slipped into most of our groundwater and drinking water sources. PFCs are linked to many dangerous health effects, posing a risk to humans as well as the environment […]Continue Reading

20Sep

Wastewater Treatment Challenges in Food Processing and Agriculture https://www.multipure.com/purely-social/2018/09/wastewater-treatment-challenges-food-processing-agriculture/ Rice U Develops System To Remove Water Contaminants https://www.multipure.com/purely-social/2018/09/rice-u-develops-system-remove-water-contaminants/Continue Reading

18Sep

About 15 million households in America depend upon water from private wells for drinking, cleaning, bathing, and cooking. While people who live within the limits of a city or a town, and have their water supplied by the municipality, know that their water is subject to strict environmental guidelines, the same is not true of private wells. […]Continue Reading

13Jul

Recent headlines about water quality have grabbed the nation’s attention and left many wondering what they can do to protect their homes and families. While there are instances of cancer-causing chemicals in tap water, the good news is that filtration systems can keep chemical water pollution out of your home. Several carcinogens commonly find their […]Continue Reading

11Jul

The Connection Between Fracking and Drinking Water Contaminants https://www.multipure.com/purely-social/2018/07/fracking-drinking-water-contaminants/Continue Reading

11Jul

Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, for oil and natural gas extraction is a highly controversial mining process. Both fracking supporters and opponents passionately plead their case. Those in favor of fracking claim the practice is a safe and environmentally sound way of extracting fossil fuels. Those opposed claim fracking is a dangerous procedure that compromises the area’s drinking […]Continue Reading

12Jul

Dear Multipure Builders, Millions of people choose to filter their water due to ever-present and increasing threats to our tap water. According to a  recently released report by the Natural Resources Defense Council, nearly 77 million people – roughly a quarter of the U.S. population across all 50 states – obtain water from providers with […]Continue Reading

01Nov

Identifying and responding to problems treating wastewater https://www.multipure.com/mpscience/?p=1050 Professor POU/POE: Municipal wastewater treatment https://www.multipure.com/mpscience/?p=1054Continue Reading

04Apr

Professor POU/POE: Municipal Wastewater Treatment https://www.multipure.com/mpscience/?p=953 Contaminant of the Month: Drinking Water Aesthetics https://www.multipure.com/mpscience/?p=955 Water dealers: How do you promote the importance of quality water for health? https://www.multipure.com/mpscience/?p=957 End of cleanup draws nearer at Hazel Dell superfund site https://www.multipure.com/mpscience/?p=959 Groups file federal lawsuit over Flint’s lead-contaminated water https://www.multipure.com/mpscience/?p=963 Filters are effective at removing lead from […]Continue Reading