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December 13, 2018

ECan approves higher level of nitrates in Christchurch drinking water

Christchurch drinking water will be able to contain more nitrates from pollution for the next 50 to 100 years, Environment Canterbury (ECan) has decided. The elevated […]
  • H & E, ASHBURTON
    ‘I had the water tested for bacteria and it came back clear but our symptoms were persisting. After almost two months at the address and no answers I decided to pay the money and have further tests done on the water. Our test came back showing that our water was very high in Nitrates – the level was 16. It also showed our water was very hard. We installed a Reverse Osmosis system for our drinking water and the transformation in our daughter has been remarkable. We watched her eczema literally disappear from her body. My symptoms of nausea and lack of appetite have also disappeared. This is just our experience. For us changing our water has brought about a dramatic improvement in our health issues. Nitrates were an issue that I was completely unaware of. We are now into our 3rd week of being healthy and happy’.
    H & E, ASHBURTON
January 25, 2019

Drinking water study raises health concerns for New Zealanders

Last year, a Danish study reported a link between nitrate in drinking water and the risk of developing colorectal (bowel) cancer. This finding could have important implications for […]
December 13, 2018

ECan approves higher level of nitrates in Christchurch drinking water

Christchurch drinking water will be able to contain more nitrates from pollution for the next 50 to 100 years, Environment Canterbury (ECan) has decided. The elevated […]