~ WATER RESOURCES ~
Tips & resources to reduce exposure to toxins in water
According to the President's Cancer Panel:
"Filtering home tap or well water can decrease exposure to numerous known or suspected carcinogens and endocrine-disrupting chemicals."additionally,
"Storing and carrying water in stainless steel, glass, or BPA- and phthalate-free containers will reduce exposure to endocrine-disrupting and other chemicals that may leach into water from plastics."The Environmental Working Group provides a database of thousands of municipal water systems and some excellent resources to ensure you're drinking the cleanest water possible. The water filter buying guide can help you choose a filter to meet your needs and if bottled water is a necesity, check out the bottled water scorecard.
Learn more about the many connections between clean, healthy water & cancer prevention.
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