30 Jan '16, 7pm

Water Filters Reviewed - Consumer Guide to the Right Water Filter | NRDC from @NRDC:

In many cities, healthy adults can drink tap water without cause for concern. However, pregnant women, young children, the elderly and people with compromised immune systems are particularly vulnerable to some contaminants in tap water. If you're shopping for a water filter, first find out what pollutants might be in your water. Check the NRDC report What's On Tap?, and ask your water utility (the company that sends you your water bill) for a copy of their annual water quality report. ("Making Sense of Your Right to Know Report " can help you decipher reports issued by your water utility.) NRDC recommends that you test your tap water for lead contamination, particularly if you have young kids, are pregnant, or thinking about becoming pregnant, since lead is especially dangerous and levels can vary enormously from house to house. Once you know what's in your water, you can ...

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