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Hydration Industry Knowledge and Outlook

What You Need to Know About Lead in Drinking Water

Tap water contains chemicals, pollutants, and other contaminants that make it way from the source, through your pipes, and eventually pouring out of your faucet. Lead is a chemical element that is one of the primary contaminants found in household faucets. Because of the use of lead solder in household plumbing fixtures, the chemicals can…

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How Hydration Impacts Productivity in the Workplace

Everyone talks about that morning cup of coffee as a way to jumpstart the day and be productive, but what about the rest of the workday? Any grogginess you may feel right before lunch or mid-afternoon most likely is due to lack of hydration. When your total body water decreases, your body doesn’t have enough…

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Water Quality Degrade During Covid-19

Knowing how to test water quality is important for all businesses that have remained unopened during the pandemic shutdowns. The spread of COVID-19 halted business operations as people began to shelter-at-home. Even as companies start to resume in-person activities, the closing of schools, restaurants, gyms, and other places of business have resulted in stagnant water…

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5 Contaminants in Your Drinking Water

It’s normal to have contaminants in your drinking water when you source it from the tap. Each city has its own recommended levels they follow, in addition to the guidelines set forth by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). However, just because tap water is deemed potable, it’s likely you’re drinking water that contains dirt,…

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FloWater’s Touchless Technology in the Workplace

Touchless technology is nothing new. Voice recognition and facial recognition have become such a part of the mainstream that we often don’t think twice about it. However, when talking about 2020’s new normal, spurred by the novel COVID-19 pandemic and the desire to be as sanitary and safe as possible, contactless technology is not only…

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Coffee vs. Water: What’s Better for Employees

For many, functioning without a morning cup of coffee may feel like an impossible feat. Coffee may be deemed an essential to jumpstart the day, but when comparing coffee vs. water, what’s better for employees? In short, water is a need and coffee is a want. While both are beneficial to a productive workday, the…

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The Future of Office Hydration

Office life has changed to say the least. As the U.S. continues to battle the coronavirus pandemic, it’s left companies scrambling to stay compliant, healthy, and safe. While essential businesses and workers haven’t slowed down since the start, other office workers have pivoted to work remotely as a way to stay relevant and profitable while…

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Filtered, Touchless Water Dispenser for Your Office

Having access to a fresh, clean drinking water supply isn’t a perk of offices, it’s a legal requirement. In the past, this was largely met by offering single-use plastic water bottles or allowing employees to use a communal plastic water jug, but neither of these options are ideal.  Investing in a filtered water dispenser for…

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