Coca-Cola and Simply Tropical fruit juice have been hit with a class action lawsuit after the “simply natural” drink was found to contain levels of PFAS – “Forever Chemicals” – that exceed ‘safe’ limits hundreds of times over.
Incidentally, even mentioning ‘safe limits’ of PFAS – the collective name for around 12,000 chemicals linked to a number of serious health issues – is a contradiction of terms, after the EPA announced last year that no amount of PFAS is safe.
Forever Chemicals Under the Microscope
Back to Coca-Cola. Part of the legal case is the marketing emphasis on how pure the product is, leading customers to believe that they are drinking a safe, healthy product. What isn’t …
PFAS (Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances) is a group of man-made, carcinogenic chemicals that have been all over modern life for years; from non-stick pans and stain-resistant carpets to packaging and waterproof clothing.
This highly toxic substance is no longer discharged in industrial water drainage – but it’s not consigned to history either.
The truth is that PFAS might be in your drinking water…so keep reading to learn more about:
2020 has got off to the very best start possible with Tyent being honored with a major industry award as the 2020Water Ionizer of the Year!
The Best Water Ionizer in the World!
We’re delighted to receive such an award that highlights the vital things that sets Tyent apart from other water ionizer companies while showcasing the essential benchmark that we strive to achieve: that Tyent Water Ionizers are the BEST in the world.
We’re no stranger to this honor – as we’ve proudly won the coveted title of Water Ionizer of The Year an unprecedented nine times since 2009.
So, we’re not just the best…we’re CONSISTENTLY the best!
Posted by: Rhona Reid On December 30, 2018 10:35 am
Many people are prompted into making New Year resolutions by one of the time-honored methods: a sense of failure about some aspect of their life, standing on the weighing scales, or while having a hard time trying to fasten a favorite pair of jeans (terrible for shrinking in the wash. Ahem.)
Can New Year Resolutions Forged in Negativity Ever Be Positive?
It’s all a bit negative, isn’t it?
Maybe that’s why so many resolutions are doomed to die a quiet death – any resolutions that are forged in negativity are harder to keep alive.