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Most of the country has read the news about Flint, Michigan's water contamination crisis that began in April 2014 when reports found high levels of lead in drinking water. Halfway through 2016 and water quality across the city has improved as a result of changing water sources and public education for how to avoid exposure to lead. Yet several long-term challenges remain … [Read more...] about What Should You Do if Flint Happens in Your City?
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As populations grow around the world so too does the demand for water. Globally, 700 million people in 43 countries suffer from water scarcity. Current climate change models show shifts in weather could leave half the world's population with not enough water. In areas that are already arid some 24 to 700 million people could be displaced. Clearly, we need to find a solution. … [Read more...] about Fontus Self-Filling Water Bottle Turns Air Into Drinking Water
One never knows when an emergency will happen, but when emergenices happen, being prepared with the skills and the tools to respond effectively can help keep a bad situation from getting worse and even save lives. What most people don't realize is how easy and simple it is to be prepared for most emergencies. Filters Fast values emergency response awareness and advocates … [Read more...] about First Aid Kits: Vital and Affordable