Health Canada Sets New Guideline for Lead in Drinking Water

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Based on the latest science, Health Canada has updated the drinking water guideline to reduce the maximum acceptable concentration of lead from 0.01 mg/L, which was set in 1992, to 0.005 mg/L. The guideline was updated in collaboration with the provinces, territories and other federal departments. Lead levels in Canadians have fallen dramatically over the past 30 years because of strong actions …

Exciting New Product, The Genie Water Pump

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World of Water is excited to announce an affordable new way to enjoy DewDrop Distilled water – The Genie Automatic Water Pump! The Genie Pump is the perfect answer for dispensing drinking water from a standard 5-gallon (18.9L) bottle, with a simple push of a button! The powerful built-in electric pump is powered by rechargeable batteries, so batteries never need …

Water, sewer rates on the rise, along with price tag for sewage-treatment upgrades

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Average Winnipeg household to pay an extra $61 this year; North End sewage plant cost now projected at $1.8B Winnipeggers are poised to pay more for water and sewage treatment this year, partly to sock away money for sewage-treatment upgrades that continue to rise in cost.The city is proposing to hike water-and-sewer rates this year by 4.7 per cent for …

Boil-Water Advisory Churchill, MB

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A boil-water advisory has been issued in Churchill, Manitoba due to multiple water main breaks caused by extreme cold weather. The boil-water advisory was put in place on January 17th and is expected to last for another 3 weeks. World of Water has been working closing with the Province in order to supply clean drinking water for the roughly 900 …

NEW Canada Food Guide promotes more Water

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World of Water has been promoting it for 43 years, and now our message is front and center after the release of the 2019 Canada Food Guide. The new Canada Food Guide recommends making water your beverage of choice, and we couldn’t agree more! “Water supports health and prevents dehydration without adding more calories to the diet” – said Dr. …

Thank you, Christmas Cheer Board Donations

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We would like to thank everyone who visited our World of Water locations and generously donated to the Christmas Cheer Board. This was the first year that World of Water was an official drop-off site for donations and couldn’t be prouder of the response. World of Water has been a Manitoba based company for over 40 years, and we are …

The Importance of Pure Water Before, During and After Pregnancy

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Prenatal and postnatal infants have very weak immune systems. When coupled with the fact that they require even more water in relation to their body weight than adults in order to survive, the purity and safety of the water they ingest are extremely important. • Typical chlorine or UV-light disinfection methods used by municipalities and bottlers are ineffective at eliminating …

Eliminate Aching Joints due to Cold Weather.

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Eliminate Aching Joints due to Cold Weather. As much as well all hate to admit it, winter is here to stay! Cold, snowy days are a reality of winter but stiff, aching joints don’t have to be…try SierraSil Joint Formula 14! SierraSil is recommended for people from all stages of life: • Adults suffering from sore joints, aches, muscle or …

Christmas Cheer Board Donations

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With 12 World of Water locations in and around Winnipeg, that means it’s 12 times easier to donate to the Christmas Cheer Board this holiday season. We are proud to partner with the Christmas Cheer Board this year as all our Stores will be drop-off sites for Cheer Board donations. We invite you to visit any World of Water location …