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Bluewater Calls on Public Health Officials to Heed Distrust of Drinking Water

Matt Ball on March 8, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Water

Chicago— Bluewater, one of the leading water purifier brands in North America, today said a new U.S-wide survey showing just under half of Americans lack confidence in the safety of their tap water is disturbing.

“U.S.  health and public infrastructure authorities need to act on the fears of Americans in one of the world’s most technologically advanced nations about the safety of their tap drinking water,” said Lin Guo, who heads Bluewater’s U.S.A operations.

Speaking at the International Home+ Housewares Show in Chicago, March 5 – 8, Ms. Guo referred to the AP-GfK Poll of 1,033 adults in mid-February that showed only about half of Americans are confident in the safety of their tap water. The study also revealed a majority think lead contamination of the tap water in Flint, Michigan, indicates a more widespread problem, rather than an isolated problem.

Ms. Guo said the AP-Gf poll clearly showed the federal government must do more to ensure safe drinking water.

Kansas-based Bluewater donated two of its high-performance PRO water purifiers capable of purifying and delivering 1,248 gallons of purified water per day direct from a kitchen tap to two charities in Flint in January. Designed to capture practically everything down to 0.0001 microns (that’s 500,000 times less than the diameter of a human hair, Bluewater’s patented filtration technologies can remove lead and other toxic contaminants, including chemicals and microorganisms, from tap water.

“If local governments cannot make the right decisions to protect safe tap water, people need to be informed they should take matters into their own hands by installing highly reliable point-of-use water purifiers such as Bluewater’s to safeguard themselves against drinking contaminated water,” said Ms. Guo.

About Bluewater

Sold across Europe, North America, China and South East Asia, Bluewater water purifiers harness patented second-generation reverse osmosis technology to deliver on-demand cleaner, healthier water direct from the tap. Innovated with love in Sweden, Bluewater water purifiers improve user quality of life, health and wellbeing by removing practically all known contamination from drinking water, including heavy metals, microorganisms, pesticides, pharmaceutical residues and other toxins. Visit us at www.bluewatergroup.com

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