New York City is buying the water supply of the World Water Arena

New York, NY—March 6, 2019—After years of debate and protests over water use, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced today that the State of New York will purchase the water used in the world’s largest water arena for use in the 2018 Winter Olympics.The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) announced that it …

Why Australia’s water softeners are bad news for the environment

Water softener makers are being accused of contributing to global warming by cutting water, and even reducing rainfall, which is good news for water quality.Key points: The water softening industry claims that reducing the amount of water used for drinking or cooking is a more environmentally sound use of water The Australian Institute of Water …

How water softener saves money by reducing water waste

This article first appeared on National Geographic.A new water softening system made from a mix of ingredients has helped save billions of dollars in water in the United States and around the world.The water softeners were developed by a company called Regensu Technologies.The product, known as Regensul, can treat up to 10,000 liters of water …