What Are TDS In Water?

Tap water contains a mixture of elements that affect its safety, taste, and smell. You may recognize seeing TDS on your city’s water reports, but what are TDS in water referencing exactly? TDS stands for Total Dissolved Solids. These dissolved substances are comprised of inorganic salts, such as calcium, sodium, potassium, and magnesium, as well…

Encouraging Drinking Water in Schools

Drinking water is important for hydration and overall health, fitness, and cognitive function, and especially in today’s environment, adequate hydration is vital for a properly functioning immune system. Many aren’t fully aware about the many benefits of drinking water in school.  How are schools encouraging and working towards ensuring students are adequately hydrated? They’re making…

School Reopening Strategy

2020 was not a kind year for anyone, with every industry feeling the negative effects of Covid-19, including schools. Throughout 2020, coronavirus led to many school closures for prevention purposes. Now that there is a Covid-19 vaccination, the school year is starting to look brighter. While many schools are shifting from remote learning to in-person…

SoCal’s Fontana Unified School District Installs FloWater Touchless, Self-Sanitizing Water Refill Stations as Part of COVID Prevention Strategy

As America’s schools reopen and make plans for Back-to-School this Fall, safe and sanitary drinking water is top-of-mind for school administrators and facility managers across the country. With the CDC calling for the replacement of high-touch, communal fixtures, such as water fountains, to reduce the spread of COVID-19, the Fontana Unified School District (FUSD) is…

SoCal’s Fontana Unified School District Installs FloWater Touchless, Self-Sanitizing Water Refill Stations as Part of COVID Prevention Strategy

As America’s schools reopen and make plans for Back-to-School this Fall, safe and sanitary drinking water is top-of-mind for school administrators and facility managers across the country. With the CDC calling for the replacement of high-touch, communal fixtures, such as water fountains, to reduce the spread of COVID-19, the Fontana Unified School District (FUSD) is…

SoCal’s Fontana Unified School District Installs FloWater Touchless, Self-Sanitizing Water Refill Stations as Part of COVID Prevention Strategy

As America’s schools reopen and make plans for Back-to-School this Fall, safe and sanitary drinking water is top-of-mind for school administrators and facility managers across the country. With the CDC calling for the replacement of high-touch, communal fixtures, such as water fountains, to reduce the spread of COVID-19, the Fontana Unified School District (FUSD) is…

How to Remove PFAS from Water?

There are several contaminants in tap water to be wary of, including but not limited to lead, viruses, bacteria, and other pollutants and chemicals that can cause illness and disease. The long list of what can be found also includes PFAS. But what are PFAS in water referring to? The acronym is short for per-and…

Hard Vs. Soft Water: What’s the Difference?

Not all tap water is created equally. Since it comes from different sources and is treated in various ways, the quality of water one city system receives can vary considerably from what is used in the next city or state over. With that being said, there is one big category of difference often referred to…

CARES Act School Funding: What To Know

In March 2020, the U.S. Congress passed the CARES Act in response to the novel coronavirus through the GEER Fund or Governors Emergency Education Relief Fund. This financial aid package was provided to all of the states for funding schools and offering flexibility during the pandemic.1 Now, more than a year after the global pandemic…