• QUESTIONS ABOUT WATER?
    Do you have questions about how to care for your home’s pipes,
    or where your water goes once it's down the drain?
    READ MORE
  • WATER CONSERVATION
    Become more environmentally conscious
    and better informed about the effect our lifestyles can have
    on the world around us.
    READ MORE
  • WHAT'S IN MY WATER?
    The best way to ensure that you are getting the highest
    quality water available is to educate yourself.
    READ MORE
  • KID'S PLACE
    We have lots of materials, information and activities
    available to help you, your family and your classmates
    learn more about how water works.
    READ MORE
Archive by tag: tapReturn
01

New study about bottled water

posted on
New study about bottled water
A new study about bottled water has brought the discussion of whether and when consumers should buy bottled water.
Read More
| Categories: | Tags: bottled water, emergency, tap, cost, finance, Plain Talk, environmental impact, recycle | View Count: (728) |
24

Stay cool under boil water advisories

posted on
Stay cool under boil water advisories
What are boil water advisories and why are they necessary
Read More
| Categories: | Tags: boil water advisory, Texas, tap water, safety, healthy, natural disaster, Safe Drinking Water Act, Federal Emergency Management Agency, FEMA, source | View Count: (460) |
16

Avoid the hot tap water shortcut

posted on
Avoid the hot tap water shortcut
Despite it's perceived convenience, we would advise against is using hot tap water to jumpstart your morning coffee or your evening's spaghetti.
Read More
| Categories: | Tags: tap water, hot water, contaminant, plain talk, plumbing | View Count: (552) |
04

Beating the bad tap rap

posted on
Beating the bad tap rap
When it comes to one's tap water, there are some people who believe a contaminant in any amount makes the water not safe. We can assure you, as a water consumer, that there are many protections in place that should give you confidence when pouring yourself or your family a glass of tap water.
Read More
| Categories: | Tags: water quality, clean, safe, drink, tap, faucet, treatment, safe drinking water act, consumer confidence report, USDA, EPA | View Count: (515) |
22

The voice of the people

posted on
The voice of the people
Despite what we often hear through newscasts and social media, a newly released survey on U.S. tap water suggests Americans have a high level of confidence in tap water.
Read More
| Categories: | Tags: survey, opinion, poll, tap water, bottled water, quality, safety, taste, reliability, cost | View Count: (463) |
16

Your tap water during coronavirus pandemic

posted on
Your tap water during coronavirus pandemic
Your tap water is safe to drink and use to wash away germs
Read More
| Categories: | Tags: tap, drinking, water, coronavirus, water quality, safe, COVID-19, Centers for Disease Control, CDC, WHO, World Health Organization, Environmental Protection Agency, EPA, bottled water | View Count: (9334) |
31

90H2O no

posted on
90H2O no
We all know water isn't free, but $100,000 for a liter might be a little extreme.
Read More
| Categories: | Tags: bottled water, value of water, beverly water, tap, drinking | View Count: (1553) |
07

Tap water is for drinking, not inhaling

posted on
A tragic event in Seattle is a reminder that tap water is not intended to be inhaled through the nose, even if it is run through home treatment devices.
Read More
| Categories: | Tags: tap water, home treatment devices, ameba, Balamuthia mandrillaris, Naegleria fowleri, CDC, neti pot | View Count: (2133) |
03

Making water and water services affordable

posted on
Making water and water services affordable
We all know the importance of having access to safe and clean water and how vital that is to our daily life, but something we don’t always consider is the cost of that water.
Read More
| Categories: | Tags: affordability, Buried No Longer, water rates, tiered assistance program, TAP, customer assistance program, CAP, cost of water | View Count: (1338) |
05

Louisville's trademarked tap water

posted on
Louisville's trademarked tap water
Louisville Water Company in Kentucky is celebrating the 21st anniversary of its trademarked tap water, also known as Louisville pure tap®.
Read More
| Categories: | Tags: Louisville Water Company, Louisville, Kentucky, trademark, anniversary, Louisville pure tap | View Count: (1343) |
Page 1 of 2 FirstPrevious [1]2 Last