From left to right in the photo above are some of the World Renew staff and partners supporting us: Myself (Grace Wiebe) Senior Project Manager; Ken Kim, World Renew’s Director of Disaster Response; Rajendra Gautam, World Renew Construction Project Manager; Tineke Morren, Program Officer from Woord & Daad; Bertine Vermeer, Project Manager Board of Special Needs; Aising Tamang, World Renew Community Organizer and an Elder from…
Financial Fitness: Tips for Saving Money with…Water?
Water or Soda? Even at fast food restaurants, the cost (in terms of money and energy drain) of purchasing soda can be substantial. For example: How many times do you spend an extra buck or…
Water didn't carve Mars' gullies. What did?
Scientists examined high resolution images of 100 sites on the red planet in an effort to understand what processes carved Mars' gullies.
How the western water wars may end
A novel plan in Washington State overcomes old animosities and offers the region a way forward in era of global warming.
How does a water bear survive desiccation?
Tardigrades are really tough critters. In a new study, scientists have pinpointed some of the genes behind the tiny animal's survival skills.
How does a water bear survive drying out?
Tardigrades are incredibly tough critters. In a new study, scientists have pinpointed some of the genes behind the tiny animal's survival skills.
Michigan’s new water battle: How much of it should Nestle bottle?
The company says pumping more groundwater won't hurt the environment. But public opposition is significant, amplified in part by the Flint crisis.
Americans now drink more bottled water than soda: What has changed?
For the first time, bottled water surpassed sugary drinks as the largest beverage category in the United States.
Life Ionizers: Alkaline Water AND Hydrogen Water
Trying to decide between buying a hydrogen water ionizer or an alkaline water ionizer? Life Ionizers: The benefits of hydrogen water and alkaline water combined! Life Ionizers is the only brand that guarantees you get the maximum amount of hydrogen and maximum antioxidant benefit in every glass you drink
Hot shot: Water? What water?
Hot shot: Water? What water? Water? What water?: Flynn Davis and Taylor Hensley seem unconcerned as the water rises in Big Chico Creek on Thursday, near the Community Center. Readers can submit photos for consideration to “Hot Shot” at firstname.lastname@example.org or tag their photos with #thisischico on Instagram. Submitted photo by Lori Eckhart
What is Mineral Water
By any other name, mineral water is alkaline water. Mineral water gets its alkalinity from the minerals in it, like calcium, which are good for your health.
Water on water on water: Why Tropical Storm Barry is already devastating Louisiana
"In Louisiana, we can flood three ways ... This week, we'll have to deal with all three at once."
Tips for Emergency Water Purification of Drinking Water
When disaster hits, we're not always prepared. We feel like we won't ever be in an emergency situation. Although you should have a stored supply of clean drinking water, there's always a possibility that you can run out. Knowing safe methods for emergency water purification can be the key to survival.
What is Water Hardness & Why Hard Water Matters?!
Learn about water hardness and the solutions required to improve your home water quality and safety. For more, contact SolvIt Water for an in-home analysis.
Well Water Treatment for Hard Water
If you have a water well, you should know how water softeners work. Well water often needs a water softener, and other types of water treatment.
How to Water-Pop a Floor
You might hear the term all the time, but what does water-popping actually mean? In this blog, we explain what water-popping means and explain how to water-pop a hardwood floor.
Why Test Pool Water? Water Testing
Ever wondered why it is vital to get your swimming pool water tested? One reason is to prevent algae. Visit one of our locations for water testing today!
What is Hard Water?
Water very commonly contains hardness elements such as magnesium and calcium, dissolved rock, hence the description of hard water.
World Water Day: How to manage water scarcity
Water is the driving force of all nature. And, it is fast disappearing. This World Water Day let us see if there are ways to manage this precious resource.
How To Save Water
But how to save water in daily life? It might be a lot easier than you think. Below, you will find simple ways to save water.