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The Filter Pure 2019 Great Pumpkin Competition! Please vote!

This years contestants include the original Wizard of OZ Tin Man, a hatching Baby T-Rex and even Star Wars’ own BB-8! To vote please call us at 800-942-7873 with the number you would like to vote for or email us with the number of the pumpkin you would like to vote for at orders@filterpure.com! The Deadline to vote is this Thursday October 31st at 12:00 noon! Have a very Happy Halloween!

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Legionnaires’ outbreak linked to North Carolina state fair kills fourth person:

https://www.foxnews.com/health/legionnaires-outbreak-north-carolina-state-fair-fourth-death Another person has died as a result of a Legionnaires’ outbreak in North Carolina, state health officials announced late last week. The death of a fourth person due to the outbreak – possibly linked to a hot tub display at the North Carolina Mountain State Fair, which took place Sept. 6-15 at the Western North Carolina Agricultural Center in Fletcher – was revealed in an updated interim report released Friday by officials with the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services. Health officials also have confirmed 141 cases of Legionnaires’ disease or Pontiac fever, a milder form of the …Read More >>

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Boil Water Advisory for Dekalb County Georgia!

http://www.foxnews.com/health/georgia-county-boil-water-advisory-treatment-plant-loses-power What should you do to your Everpure water filtration system after a water main break and boil water alert? If you have a water main break in your area and you fall under a boil water alert you should change all filters and membranes installing new, unused filters or membrane cartridges after you have completely sanitized your system. Boil water alerts are often issued by water municipalities when damage occurs to water lines.  These alerts can also be issued if there is a loss in water pressure, allowing bacteria to backwash into the water pipes. Minerals and viruses like E.coli, …Read More >>

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What about your water and water filtration system after Hurricane Dorian?

Provided the water in your area does not fall under a “Do not use”, boil water alert, your filter system and filters unless damaged by the storm should be fine. If your area does fall under a boil water alert you should change all filters and membranes installing new, unused filters or membrane cartridges after you have completely sanitized your system. Boil water alerts are often issued by water municipalities when damage occurs to water lines.  These alerts can also be issued if there is a loss in water pressure, allowing bacteria to backwash into the water pipes. Minerals and …Read More >>

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2019 Starbucks PSL Official Launch Date August 27th?

The 2019 holiday coffee season is almost here and august 27th my be the day again this year!  PSL’s, ( Pumpkin Spiced Latte) and all things pumpkin spice ushered in an early fall coffee season in 2018 when Starbuck’s began serving it on August 27th. Dunkin has already announced that their Pumpkin line up will return to the menu on August 21. Dunkin’s Pumpkin Flavored Coffee, K-Cup Pods, pumpkin doughnut, muffins and Munchkins donut holes are returning, along with the new Cinnamon Sugar Pumpkin Signature Latte, Apple Cider Donut and Munchkins. Pumpkin flavor swirl can be added to hot, iced coffee, Cold Brew, espresso …Read More >>

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11 former guests of an Atlanta hotel now have Legionnaires’ disease. Authorities have identified 55 more probable cases.

https://www.cnn.com/2019/07/30/health/legionnaires-disease-atlanta-hotel-probable-cases/index.html Legionnaires’ disease is a type of pneumonia that is caused from inhaling mist that is infected with the bacteria Legionella. The mist could come from a variety of places, including hot tubs, showers, decorative fountains or air-conditioning units for large buildings. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) notes online that “less commonly, people can get Legionnaires’ disease by aspiration of drinking water,” which can happen when water “’goes down the wrong pipe,’ into the trachea (windpipe) and lungs instead of the digestive tract.” Symptoms of the disease include fever, cough, chills, headache, fatigue, loss of appetite, muscle aches, …Read More >>