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Are Microplastics Harmful to Our Health?

You probably already know that our world has a major issue with plastic pollution. It’s in our oceans and on our land. But, believe it or not, it gets even worse than this. Microplastics are stealing headlines lately, and it’s because, in certain ways, they’re an even bigger threat.  What...

Why Does My Tap Water Taste Funny?

Mother Nature generously supplies our drinking water, but it goes through a lot before it makes it to the faucet in your home. That’s why you might notice that the taste is a little bit… off. Your tap water might taste like chlorine, metal, or even dirt. Why? What makes...

What to Do About the Dog Respiratory Illness Going Around

It’s been stealing headlines and worrying pet owners around the country: a mysterious dog respiratory illness that doesn’t respond as well to existing medications. In this blog, we’re talking about what this new “dog cough” is, what the symptoms look like, why it might be happening, and what you can...

Your Brita Water Filter Isn't Removing These Contaminants

You might very well have a refrigerator water filter — and that’s smart, considering there are all kinds of contaminants lurking in your tap water. One of the more common names in water filtration is Brita. If you’ve got a Brita water filter in your refrigerator (or on your tap or in...

What is Reverse Osmosis Water Filtration, Anyway?

More than likely, your tap water isn’t clean, and even your refrigerator water filter can’t stand up to the job. Does this mean you’re stuck drinking pricey bottled water and polluting our planet with even more plastic? No! Reverse osmosis (RO) water filtration is the Cadillac of water purification, and in this...

Do You Need an Air Purifier for Your Dorm Room?

If you’re college-bound (or you know someone who is), you’ve probably got a list of all of the dorm room must-haves: cleaning products, over-the-door shoe storage, shower shoes, and one of those flimsy laundry baskets that will likely snap within minutes. Have you added an air purifier to the list?...

Do Refrigerator Water Filters Work? (This Might Surprise You)

“My water is clean,” you think, as your refrigerator dispenses a cool glass. “Thank goodness I don’t have to worry about contaminants,” you say, as you pour another cup from that run-of-the-mill filtered pitcher on the counter. Wait.   The filter in your refrigerator, on your faucet, or attached to...

What's Lurking in Your Tap Water?

Having tap water in your home is something you might not even think about. However, about two billion people in the world don’t have pure, accessible drinking water. And even if you do have it… have you realized that it might not be safe to drink? Your running water might be...

Why You Need an Air Purifier in Your Office

Whether you’re working in a five-by-five cubicle or a sprawling office in a New York skyscraper with floor-to-ceiling windows, one thing is for certain: It’s dirty in there. Cleaning and disinfecting help, but considering you spend more time at the office than in most other places, you’re still being exposed...

What is a Medical-Grade HEPA 13 Filter?

Various types of technology utilize filters, including HVAC systems, vacuum cleaners, and air purifiers. However, not all filters are created equal. The type of filtration your technology uses will impact its performance and efficacy. So, if you invest in any filter-outfitted device, it’s worth educating yourself on certain types of...

Sleep Hack: Does Air Quality Promote Better Sleep?

There are a few non-negotiables in life — things human beings must have in order to survive. Namely, there’s food, water, and sleep. Ironically, most humans are chronically dehydrated, the standard American diet is nothing to write home about, and we are perpetually exhausted. In this blog, we’re focusing on...

What Causes Snoring? You Probably Didn't Think of This

If you live with a snorer, then you’re probably tired. If you’re a snorer yourself, then you’re probably tired. When it comes to snoring, nobody wins. Maybe you’ve tried every gadget, device, and contraption you can find to kick it to the curb — to no avail. Want a better...