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Hydration Industry Knowledge and Outlook

The 5 Dangers of Lead In School Drinking Water

School should always be a safe and nurturing environment for children, where thirsty young minds can drink up all there is to learn about the world around them without worry.   Of course, children will always have a school-related worry or two, like Friday spelling tests or climbing the dreaded rope at gym class. But one…

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The Top 10 Key Elements of Events

Event planning takes careful coordination of many pieces coming together in one seamless way. Though it can be chaotic, with the right preparedness and resources, the details all come together to create a memorable event.  Whether you’re planning an event for 50 people or 500, staging the security, safety, and operational needs to pull off…

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How to Improve Sustainability in Schools

Sustainability is a top value of today’s students, and they are searching for ways they can give back to the planet in all areas of their life. According to a 2021 Deloitte survey, concerns about climate change and the environment remain a top concern for Gen Z.1 They look at their actions and how well…

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6 Features To Include On Any Event Map

A smooth and steady event flow is reliant on how well information is laid out and communicated. It is the foundation for the success of any event experience, big or small. Part of this involves coordinating behind the scenes with event staff, vendors, and the planning team. The other part is communicating with attendees in…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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