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Introducing the Kinetic Water Shower Filter

We are delighted to introduce the latest addition to our product range the Kinetic Water Shower Filter. Now that we know about the benefits of an alkaline water filter, the environmental and financial impacts of filtering your drinking water and the contaminants that can be present in tap water supplies - it’s time to establish the benefits of taking Kinetic Water from the kitchen into the bathroom.  The Kinetic Water Shower Filter has leading three-stage filtration technology which removes chlorine and contaminants from your shower water. The three stages of the filter are: KDF 55, Calcium Sulfite and Activated Carbon.  KDF 55 is created with granulated copper and zinc-based properties which creates zinc oxide which restricts the growth of bacteria...

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Chlorine in your tap water: Is it safe?

Of all the chemicals added to the water systems across the world, chlorine is probably the most common. It is the universal cleansing chemical used to kill bacteria and micro-organisms that can lead to illnesses and water-borne diseases. The introduction of chlorine was revolutionary to the water industry in the UK in the late 1800s. It allowed us to properly combat diseases such as cholera and legionella. Routine levels of chlorine used in mains water supplies are now around 0.5mg/l and the World Health Organisation (WHO) states that up to 5mg/l is acceptable. There is a lot of information around based on the varying effects consumption of chlorinated water can have on your body and while the levels that exist...

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