Study links chemical found in bottled water to obesity

Posted on: October 18, 2012

A recent study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (AMA) suggests links between the chemical bisphenol-A, or BPA, which is found in plastics such as those used to manufacture water bottles, and childhood obesity, the Detroit Free Press reports. The study, known Continue Reading

The Quench Water Experts Share Pros and Cons of Fluoride in Water

Posted on: October 12, 2012
Flouride in Water Drinking Glass-min

Last Updated: 9/29/2020 Adding fluoride to municipal drinking water supplies has been a hot-button issue for years. Some cities and residents support the potential health benefits of widespread fluoridation. Others are opposed to what they consider forced medication by the government, and doubt the health Continue Reading

New Tests Link Water Contamination with Fracking

Posted on: September 27, 2012

Remember when the Environmental Protection Agency tested wells and an aquifer near Pavillion, Wyoming for a 2011 report? It was found that fracking chemicals had indeed seeped into the water supply and effected the drinking water of the residents but the report was later discounted Continue Reading

Bottled Water Potentially Harmful to Children’s Teeth

Posted on: August 9, 2012
Child sitting in a dentist chair getting his teeth cleaned.

Experts are beginning to find increasing evidence of a link between drinking bottled water and tooth decay in young children, according to Newsday. Many bottled water brands lack fluoride, a chemical which is voluntarily added by many states and local municipalities into public water sources Continue Reading

Dangers That Could Be Lurking in Your Plastic Water Bottles

Posted on: August 1, 2012
Dangers of Plastic Water Bottles

Last updated: 11/10/2020 You’re committed to providing the safest working environment possible for your employees. For this reason, you offer plastic water bottles. After all, bottled water is supposed to be cleaner and safer to drink than tap water, right? This is what the majority Continue Reading