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Contaminated drinking water news: NEERI develops indigenous process to reduce high fluoride in water content.
The National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (CSIR-NEERI) developed an indigenous and economically viable process to reduce high fluoride content in potable water, which would have a domestic and community applications.The chemo-defluoridation of potable water with high fluoride content is achieved in collaboration with the Mumbai-based Rajeev Gandhi Science and Technology Commission, and can be used for reduction of fluoride concentration from 5-8 mg/L to < 1.0 mg/L (miligram per litre). The process does not affect the palatability of water.
Fluoride news: Fluoridation to end this summer Okotoks: Council approved program to prevent tooth decay [Western Wheel]
Okotoks’ drinking water will be free of fluoride sometime this summer.
Town council voted 6-1 in favour of a bylaw to remove fluoride from water in town last week, while also deciding to work with Alberta Health Services to create a program to help prevent tooth decay for those most at risk in the community.
OKOTOKS: Canada Fluoride News: TOWN COUNCILLORS WANT ORAL HEALTH PROGRAM IN PLACE [Okotoks:westernwheel.com]
Okotoks is close to removing fluoride from water issue is on hold until later this month. concerns linger whether a proposed oral health program will go ahead.
The Town of Okotoks is close to removing fluoride from drinking water, but the issue is on hold until later this month as concerns linger whether a proposed oral health program will go ahead.
Water education news: Questions and Answers about water pollution – water shortages – water contamination – What are some facts about water? – 100 water facts you may not know.
Facts About water. Over 100 facts. Some you may not know
Drinking water news: Fluoride – Questions and Answers – What are the true facts about fluoride and your health?
“it is apparent that fluorides have the ability to interfere with the functions of the brain.”
Jana Smith | May 17, 2012 | Medical News Today | Shared as an educational material Laura Brunson, graduate student in the OU College of Civil Engineering and Environmental Science, works with researchers in the OU Water Center on global water challenges, specifically fluorosis. Left untreated, fluorosis causes darkening of the teeth and bone deformities. […]