Many wonderful people have been addressing the issue and lack of healthy water in communities around the world for many years through non-profits and NGOs. Although these efforts address the most acute threat - microbiological organisms which quickly cause illness and death, they have not addressed the equally lethal contaminants that lead to chronic illness … Continue reading Make homemade ‘charred’ biomass. Filter out industrial and agricultural chemicals in your water.
Bones are an amazing thing. They regrow inside of our bodies and the bodies of animals, millimeter by millimeter, many times throughout our lives. They store minerals, and have a interesting structure. Some native American tribes in the California area used to hunt rodents, and crush/eat the entire animal, bones and all. Today, we often … Continue reading Make your own fluoride filter, from ‘charred’ bones – BIOCHAR aka BONE CHAR!
Have you ever considered wooden dinnerware? At first I thought it would be unhygienic, but after using my wooden bowl for a long time, I stopped worrying about that. I feel comfortable with it. And since I eat out of it every day, I like the fact that it's non toxic. I also like that … Continue reading Non Toxic Dinnerware – Bowls & Plates
Before you read about the water improvement solutions listed below, it is important to know which contaminants reside in your water. This knowledge will allow you to target a solution that effectively cleans your water. Every water source is very different -- different in pH, and in the contaminants present. Read this post first to learn how to assess your water. Short version: … Continue reading Drinking Water: Solutions & Filters
Before you choose a water purification method, you need to find out what contaminants are in your water. Please read this post to learn more about this. During distillation, when heated water transitions from a liquid to a vapor, the molecules "let go" of what is NOT water i.e. contaminants. In the natural water (hydrologic) cycle outside, the vapor condenses into … Continue reading Water Distillation – overview of the AquaNui brand distiller
***Update 4/15/18: The Fluoride Action Network has made impressive progress in their lawsuit against the EPA in an attempt to end fluoridation*** see the history and details here: http://fluoridealert.org/articles/newsbud-interviews-paul-michael-connett-on-tsca-fluoride-case/. Fluoridation: the practice of adding fluoride to our drinking water at the drinking water treatment plant, allegedly to medicate the public (to prevent the formation of cavities). … Continue reading Fluoride – a strange and harmful stowaway from the ignorant past
We need air and water to continue living, - heck, we are 80% vibrating fluid! I wish we lived in an Eden where we could drink from the water-cress filled brook, bubbling up from a natural spring in an un-polluted Earth! With the current state of the environment, I think we have to filter the … Continue reading Drinking Water, Contaminants & Testing