Why Should You Care About Clean Water?

Most people think water purification systems are overkill. While the side effects of dealing with hard water may be subtle, this doesn’t mean you should ignore them. There are a lot of factors outside of your control of that affect the taste, smell, and composition of your drinking water. Unfortunately, you can’t take your water quality for granted.

Three Common Pollutants Found in Wastewater and Three Ways to Treat Wastewater

Whether you own or manage an industrial wastewater treatment facility, it’s important to understand the significance of sewage treatment. Ignoring wastewater treatment systems could earn your company many fines or lawsuits. It could also pose a potential threat to public health.

Four Things to Look for Before Giving a Charitable Donation

Making a monthly donation to your favorite charity is a good way to give back and to help those in need. While there are some charities that you know and respect, you'll likely come across some organizations that you never heard of before. Whether donating to adult or children's charities, you always want to make sure that the organization will provide you with proof of your donation, which lets you write off that cash on your taxes the following year. Do not give a single dime of your money until you do your research and determine that the money goes to support a good cause.

Clean Bag Filters Can Lower Production Costs

The primary reason for installing filter bags in an industrial machine is to keep water flowing through it clean. Dirt, dust, debris and other particles are removed using a bag filter, and this prevents machine clogging and other problems.

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Governor General draws outrage over seal snack

Governor General draws outrage over seal snack TARA BRAUTIGAM, thespec.comST.
JOHN’S, N.L. — Governor General Michaëlle Jean’s gutting of a seal
before eating a piece of its raw heart has inflamed an emotional
debate, with animal welfare groups accusing her of using the Inuit
subsistence hunt to legitimize Canada’s commercial seal trade, while
sealers welcomed her unexpected show of support.“I found it very offensive,” Rebecca Aldworth, a Canadian spokesperson for Humane Society International, said today.“Obviously

Can vegetarians save the world

Can vegetarians save the world
Saturday 16 May 2009

A small town in Belgium has gone meat-free one day a week. A sign of things to come, says one food historian.

Is the seal hunt worth it?

Is the seal hunt worth it?
Friday, June 26, 2009
ERIC REGULYM, The globe and mail

It makes meagre revenues and costs a fortune of goodwill abroad

like to think of themselves as the peacekeepers of the world, beloved
for their civilized ways. The Maple Leaf has been the decal of choice
for travelling backpackers for decades. But mention Canada to your
average European and, increasingly, you get looks of disapproval. The

Laraque happy to veg out

Laraque happy to veg out
Tuesday, Sep. 15, 2009

Globe and Mail

First, the eyebrows arch quizzically, then the legend's nose crinkles in disapproval.

never would have accepted it," huffs Henri Richard, 11-time Stanley Cup
champion, uber-competitor, the Pocket Rocket himself, speaking of John
Ferguson, the former Montreal Canadiens tough guy.


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