Tag: Water

13-Year-Old Invents Kit To Prevent Drowning – GNSOTD Mon, Sept. 14th 2020

13-year-old Kaial Hajik in Panama City Beach heard too many stories of people drowning at Florida beaches and decided to use his ingenuity to do something about it. Kaial and his father, Joe Hajik, say the story of Richard Stacey

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Sunlight Desalination To Make Drinking Water In 30 Minutes

A team of scientists from Australia and China has proposed a sustainable solution that relies on sunlight to jump-start the filtration process instead of heat or electricity. While sunlight is an important part of this process, another key player is

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County Of Brant Splash Pads To Reopen, Reservations Required.

Residents of the County of Brant who are looking to stay cool this week with the Splash Pads that are set to reopen on Wednesday, July 8th, 2020, are being asked to make a reservation using either the app, or

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Drinking From The Garden Hose Is Not Safe

It’s a common childhood memory on a hot day like this, being out in the yard playing, and getting overheated and needing to cool down. One of the easiest ways was to pour cold water out of the hose over

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Flooding Along Lake Erie Sunday Oct 27th 2019

High winds and a high lake level made for a very wet Sunday for residents along Lake Erie, there was flooding reported through Turkey Point, Long Point, and Port Dover. In fact the flooding was serious enough that roads needed

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Gripe Water Recall Issued September 21, 2019

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Health Canada is letting us know that RW Consumer Products Ltd. is recalling multiple gripe water products after a microbial contamination was discovered. The products, ‘Gripe Water – Alcohol and Preservative Free,’ have been sold under various brand names across

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Contigo Water Bottle Recall

Over 150,000 water bottles made by Contigo, a popular water bottle manufacturer, have been recalled in Canada due to fears that they could present a choking hazard for children. Contigo Kids Cleanable water bottles are the ones affected by the recall

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Brothers Save Little Girl On Special Anniversary – GNSOTD Monday July 29th 2019

Four brothers, who were visiting Ireland from the D.C. area, had just unpacked their towels after arriving at Portmarnock Beach near Dublin, where they had expected to spend a relaxing afternoon Monday. Before they could think about it, they were

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Michigan Town Recovering With Help From Local Millionaire – GNSOTD Wednesday Mar 13 2019

Flint, Michigan might only be familiar to you because of the water crisis that has been affecting that town for the lead contamination of their drinking water causing a major public health emergency. But somehow despite that, and many other

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