Water and Health

Many healthy living tips and parameters are being prescribed all around the globe. It appears, however, that many of these have emphasized certain practices, downplaying what comes into our body – water, especially. Living organisms depend on water than they acknowledge. The survival of plants and animals – also the sustainability of the environment – […]

Industrial Uses: Competitor with Drinking Water

The domestic use of water includes cooking, drinking, bathing and washing. In this age, this only amounts to a fraction of daily water use. There are  other needs and purposes which our waters serve us. For instance, there is a volume of water required to convey a vessel or a large ship. We conclude that the […]

How safe can a bottle water be?

Plastics, polythenes and glasses consist of chains of hydrocarbons, and some other resources from the family of Petroleum tightly joined together, never letting go. Their chemical property and relative availability and cheapness make them suitable choice as containers and packages. Sachets, bottles, carboys and jars are designed to hold drinking water to meet the demand […]

Africa and Water Borne Diseases: Any Way Out?

Although we associate certain diseases with undeveloped nations, the truth is that none can be totally immune to water borne diseases. With no country as an exception, four-fifths of diseases on African soil are water borne and has led to the death of many. In 2009, the number of death from diarrhea is two (2) […]

Access to Drinking Water Around the World

Drinking water has been a scarce commodity over the years and there has been a lot of speculation as to who has access to it and how much it costs. Record shows that close to three billion people gained access to a better source of drinking water since 1990. But as at 2015, close to […]

Health Risks and Benefits of Bottled Water

Bottled water has become the major method of consuming water today. It is one of the most purchased beverage and it is estimated that each person consumes up to twenty-six gallons of bottled water in one year. It is purchased majorly because of its handiness and portability. It gives access to water anytime, anywhere. But […]

4 Ways to Improve Corporate Water Targets

The corporate world of water has always been in need to curb the risks related to the water business such as water scarcity, flood, drought and other related water risks. It was recorded in the water report of the CDP in 2016 that $14 billion was lost by 607 water companies due to the risks […]