#waterroundup for June 1st, 2018

Friday, June 1, 2018

Happy June!

Summer is upon us, and with it comes a season of water fueled fun. Let's take a look at the big water news from the past week!


Embedded content: https://www.theverge.com/2018/5/31/17377964/coca-cola-water-sustainability-recycling-controversy-investigation

Our favorite piece from this week wasn't about water expressly, but does take a really great look at the issues around it. The Verge did a deep dive on some of Coca-Cola's marketing practices surrounding their promises on water and largely, they don't hold up.

Ultimately, with water such an increasingly important topic, corporations are flocking to it for their own good, but they're clouding out alot in the process._


Embedded content: http://www.sacbee.com/opinion/california-forum/article212159284.html

Access to safe drinking watar is at the top of the docket around the country. In response to a crisis in California, some of the state's top officials have some things to say about it.


Embedded content: https://www.desertsun.com/story/news/environment/2018/05/31/new-water-saving-legislation-aims-boost-conservation-california/661913002/

With access to reliable water sources an increasing issue, California is looking to adress another of it's water problems. New legislation signed by Governer Jerry Brown looks to address that issue by imposing new usage restrictions.


Embedded content: https://www.livescience.com/62708-water-two-kinds.html

New research is showing that water is even more complex than you may think. With two molecularly distinct forms of water out there, a whole new world of water has suddenly appeared.


Embedded content: https://quartzy.qz.com/1292718/the-e75-glacier-water-that-perfectly-captures-luxury-in-our-late-capitalist-age/

Luxury water is the thing we all love -- and love to loathe -- so Quartz took a little look at what it is, and what it means to be driniking it.

Past Posts

  • From our Friends at PiperWai: Activated Charcoal, What Is It and What Does It Do?

    Tuesday, June 19, 2018

  • Why I believe in Water for Good Health

    Monday, June 18, 2018

  • #waterroundup for June 15th, 2018

    Friday, June 15, 2018

  • The Growing Smart Home Market

    Wednesday, June 13, 2018

  • Spotlight on Infrastructure: Miami

    Monday, June 11, 2018

  • #waterroundup for June 8th, 2018

    Friday, June 8, 2018

  • It Happened in Hinkley

    Wednesday, June 6, 2018

  • Know Your Contaminant: Chromium-6

    Monday, June 4, 2018

  • #waterroundup for June 1st, 2018

    Friday, June 1, 2018

  • What's the Deal with Raw Water?

    Wednesday, May 30, 2018

  • #waterroundup for May 25th, 2018

    Friday, May 25, 2018

  • Know Your Contaminant: Lead

    Thursday, May 24, 2018

  • On the EPA and the National Leadership Summit

    Wednesday, May 23, 2018

  • #waterroundup for May 18th, 2018

    Friday, May 18, 2018

  • Spotlight on Water Infrastructure: New York City

    Wednesday, May 16, 2018

  • The waterroundup for Friday, May 11

    Friday, May 11, 2018

  • The waterroundup for Friday, April 20

    Friday, April 20, 2018

  • How water data can help entire communities live healthier lives

    Thursday, April 5, 2018

  • A Conversation with the Water Department

    Wednesday, March 28, 2018

  • Health Benefits of Water, In Honor of World Water Day

    Wednesday, March 21, 2018

  • Healthy Water at the "Point of Use"

    Tuesday, March 13, 2018

  • How to Make Sure Water From Our Kitchen is Safe to Drink

    Thursday, March 8, 2018

  • Lack of Water Awareness is a Growing Problem, and We’re Fixing That

    Monday, February 26, 2018

  • Tern Water reply to statements made by the Philadelphia Water Department

    Wednesday, February 14, 2018

  • Cape Cod, You Can Now Test Your Water Quality!

    Thursday, December 7, 2017

  • PA, Get Your Water Turbidity Tested!

    Tuesday, November 21, 2017

  • Tern Launches Know Your Water

    Thursday, October 5, 2017

  • Alexandria’s Flood

    Tuesday, July 18, 2017

  • Tern Water Announces Partnership with Cross Properties.

    Tuesday, July 18, 2017

  • There’s Something in the Water: The Betrayal of a Municipal Water System

    Tuesday, July 18, 2017

  • Water for the Modern Age

    Tuesday, November 29, 2016

  • Background Information

    Friday, January 1, 2016

  • Tern Standards, Accuracy, and References

    Friday, January 1, 2016