What You Need to Know About Arsenic in Well Water

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Shocking as it is, it’s not uncommon for arsenic—which has been used as a poison—to be found in well water supplies.

Five Ways to Keep Toxins Out of Your Home

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The truth is, just because your home looks clean, doesn’t mean it’s free of contaminants and hidden health hazards.

Purified Water for Your Pets: Yes, They Need It

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At Primo Water, we’re the purrfect people to tell you about why you should be hydrating your four-legged family members with purified drinking water.

Water Boil Alerts 101: What to Know

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We’ve all heard, “don’t drink the water” or “there’s a boil water advisory in effect” at some point in our lives. Been there, done that, not fun.

Is Tap Water with Added Chlorine Safe to Drink?

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Health officials began treating drinking water with chlorine as far back as 1908 because of its highly effective disinfectant properties.

When Should Babies Start Drinking Water?

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The American Association of Pediatrics recommends waiting until your little one is 6 months old to introduce water, whether he is breastfed or formula-fed.

What is the Danger of Chromium in Tap Water?

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Chromium in tap water has become a big concern, as it may cause health problems if found in amounts above the standard level determined by the EPA.

Benefits of Packing Water in Your Kid’s Lunch Box

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One lunch box switch you can make immediately: Replace sugary boxed drinks with water.

Top 10 Naturally Air Purifying Plants for Your Home

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While outdoor air quality is definitely an environmental health concern, indoor air quality is something we need to be aware of and monitor as well.

How Does Chlorine in Tap Water Affect Baking Bread?

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Whether you bake bread as a hobbyist or a professional, one thing’s certain: you want to ensure you’re baking with good quality water.

Washington State Bans PFAS Class of Chemicals

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Research from the Environmental Working Group shows that more than 15 million people in at least 27 states have PFOA or PFOS in their tap water.

Why is Water Important for Healthy Skin?

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In addition to aiding circulation, digestion and the elimination of toxins, water also has a starring role in keeping our skin healthy.

Why Staying Hydrated is Important for Nursing Mothers

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For nursing mothers, who produce about a quart of breast milk each day, staying hydrated is even more important.

How Does Water Help With Weight Loss?

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Chances are pretty good that, if you’ve previously tried a weight loss program, it promoted drinking water as part of a healthy diet.

Why Drink a Glass of Water First Thing in the Morning?

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Is your coffee maker set to have your first cup of the day ready for you as soon as you get out of bed? If so, you’re far from alone.

Why is it Best to Use Purified Water to Make Infant Formula?

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Wondering what water is best for making baby formula to ensure your baby is consuming clean, healthy water? We highly recommend avoiding tap water and using water that’s been purified.

Meet Bryan Laird, Primo’s Water Quality Expert

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Bryan Laird takes a stand against tap water every day with us as Primo’s Director of Water Quality and Compliance for the U.S. and Canada.

What’s the Difference Between Filtered Water and Purified Water?

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With so many different water filtration and purification systems on the market, it can be really confusing to know […]

Why Dogs Need to Stay Hydrated

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You might think keeping your pooch on a nutritious, well-balanced diet is everything your four-legged friend needs for great overall health. However, it’s not.

How Does Fluoride in Tap Water Affect Our Health?

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Water fluoridation – the process of adding fluoride to public water supplies – has been taking place for decades in the United States.

Why You Should Brew Coffee with Purified Water

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Coffee lovers are well aware that the type of coffee they brew is a determining factor in whether the coffee is great, mediocre or just plain horrible.

What happens when the body is dehydrated?

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Dehydration occurs when your body uses or loses more fluid than you take in. When this happens, your body doesn’t have the amount of water […]

How Much Water Do I Need to Drink a Day?

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You probably know drinking water is important for your health. But just how much do you need to drink each day? Does the eight 8-ounce glasses […]

5 reasons to keep your brain well hydrated

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Over 70 percent of the human body is made up of water, with every bodily function being dependent on water to perform efficiently and at peak levels.

9 Common Chemicals in Tap Water

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Even if you’re aware of some of the chemicals that are often found in tap water , you’d most likely be shocked to learn just how many might be present.

5 Reasons to Add Lemon to Your Water

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Lemons aren’t just the water sidekick — they’re a mighty and tasty addition to making your water taste refreshing and flavorful.

4 Benefits of Apple Cider Vinegar Water

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Leading a healthier lifestyle isn’t as hard as it may seem. In fact, it can be as simple as adding a bit of apple cider vinegar to your water once in a while.

What Does Reverse Osmosis Do for Purified Water?

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Have you heard about reverse osmosis systems for water, but aren’t sure exactly what the process does or the benefits it provides?

3 Benefits of Drinking Chia Seed Water

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Chia seeds are a superfood and pack a nutrient dense punch. The best way to consume them is by soaking them in water.