We all know that we need to eat plenty of fruit and vegetables to stay healthy. Â Although most types of frozen, canned and dried produce count towards your daily total, nothing beats the taste of fresh, seasonal fruit and veggies.
Whatâ€™s On Our Veggies? Â
But have you wondered about how those lovely tomatoes, salad leaves and bell peppers are produced? Â If you buy organic or grow your own, then you can skip this. However, if â€“ like so many of us â€“ you tend to grab whatâ€™s on offer or looks great in the store display or farmerâ€™s market, then read on. Â
Did you know that much of the deliciously tempting produce on offer …
In a recent blog, we looked at the dangers of using chemical cleaners around the home and how Turbo water from your water ionizer can do the job just as well, without any toxic fumes. Â
What Kind of Spring-Cleaner Are You? Â
Many people like to carry out a spring clean at this time of year. Â For some, itâ€™s little more than bundling away winter coats and shoes; for others, it means systematically going through each room, carrying out a deep clean and throwing out or recycling whatever isnâ€™t nailed down (Hi, Mom!).
Tyent Spring-Cleaning Tips!
To get you into the spring-cleaning spirit, weâ€™ve dusted down and buffed up some …
Posted by: Rhona Reid On February 27, 2018 7:00 am
“Housework? Â It canâ€™t kill you, but why take the risk?”Â goes the fridge magnet/meme/Birthday card for your sister. Â
But within that little lol, is a grain of truth. Â Research just published in the American Thoracic Society’s Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine has found that using chemical-laden cleaning products every day has a detrimental effect on lung health. Â If you use cleaning sprays regularly, then the impact can be the equivalent of smoking a full pack of cigarettes every day. Â
The Dangers of Chemical Cleaners
The research is pretty thorough, with scientists following 6000 test subjects over a 20-year period. Â The findings observe that the chemicals inhaled from …
Posted by: Rhona Reid On January 18, 2018 12:00 pm
The latest trend that seems to be gathering attention in 2018 is the craze for drinking so-called “raw water.”
When a small, Oregon-based start-up companyÂ started selling “pristine mountain spring water” to people in the San Francisco area, they tapped into the fashionable notion that the more “natural” something is, then the better for you it will be.
What is “Raw Water”?
Raw water is, quite simply, water that springs from the earth; or in this particular case, from “an ancient aquifer.” It is completely untreated and unfiltered.
One of several companies selling raw water around the country says that filtering and treating water to remove contaminants “disrupts healthy bacterias” that would …
Awards season has kicked off with the Golden Globes, and as we ooh and aah at the dresses, the winners and their speeches, itâ€™s also a timely reminder that itâ€™s not just movie stars who get internationally acclaimed awards!
And the Winner Isâ€¦
Tyent has won the coveted Ionizer of the Year Award an unprecedented eight times since 2009. Â This distinguished industry award is a benchmark of world-class engineering and production, and recognizes that Tyent Water Ionizers are officially the best!
But even making the best water ionizer in the world isnâ€™t enough for us; we need to make sure that our customers are the most …
Posted by: Rhona Reid On December 21, 2017 12:00 pm
How is your Christmas shopping going — all bought, wrapped and hidden away for the big day? No?Â Same here. Â Sure, a few things are organized, but what to get for that special someone? The significant other in your life can sometimes be the hardest person to buy for! Â
The Perfect Gift This Christmas
It can be tricky to buy the perfect gift for someone we love. Â Itâ€™s got to be just right: thoughtful, something that they can use and enjoy often, and maybe something that makes life better, easier or even healthier!
Weâ€™ve got the perfect gift solution. Â How about buying them a Tyent Water Ionizer this Christmas? Â
Posted by: Rhona Reid On November 16, 2017 12:00 pm
Sure you do!Â As we approach the holiday season, our thoughts turn to the wonderful dishes that we traditionally serve as part of the feast.Â Of course, the centerpiece of most tables is the turkey!
Just add Tyent Alkaline Waterâ€¦
Now a roast turkey with all the trimmings is a thing of joy, but thereâ€™s a super easy chefâ€™s trick that can make your turkey even more flavorsome and moist than ever before.Â You might even have heard about it â€“ brining!Â Thatâ€™s right, simply leaving your turkey to marinade in a solution of salt water can make a good turkey into a truly great one!
Are you one of the 63% of people in America worried about the ongoing water crisis?Â The data from Gallup’s annual Environment poll, which was conducted in March 2017, shows that a large majority of people are concerned about the safety of their drinking water.
Gallup first started tracking polled results regularly in 1999.Â The findings show that people are more worried about water safety than they have been since 2001.Â The collective concerns undoubtedly reflect the media spotlight that has unflinchingly shone on Americaâ€™s water infrastructure problems, widely uncovered as a result of the Flint crisis.
The $1Trillion Problem
Itâ€™s no surprise that so many people worry about environmental pollution …
Thereâ€™s a lot of competition for your money when it comes to different ways of drinking clean, safe water.Â Many people are unsure about how clean their regular tap water is.Â Understandably, they search for an alternative.
Water ionizers might cost more than water pitchers, but does the performance even compare?
Well, letâ€™s see.Â A water-purifying pitcher is often better than nothing, but honestly?Â It’s a little like comparing a bicycle with a Ferrari.Â But why?
How Clean is Your Water?
A top-of-the-range water purifier is capable of slightly improving the quality of your source water and removing some unwanted elements.Â However, itâ€™s more likely that the less sophisticated filters (that need …