Monthly Archives: October 2015

Cost Comparison: Bottled Water vs Water Filtration Crock

Gravity Filter for Water Filter Crock

Do you grab a case of bottled water during your grocery run, or perhaps a quick bottle from the gas station? It might seem like a dollar here, a dollar there, but it adds up to a lot of money in the course of a year. Consider the following: The majority of bottled water sold […]

Our water filter after one month use on tap water

A portable water filter after one month use on tap water.

Pictured is the filter shape of our 1st generation model water filtration crocks. Our new filters have a different shape. Check out this picture of one of our customer’s filters before a cleaning. This is what the Smyth/Cid water filtration system removed from tap water in less than a month! Your water may look clean […]

Environmental Impact of Bottled Water

Environmental Impacts of Bottled Water

Before you grab that next case of bottled water, check out these concerning facts: America’s bottled water production consumes 17 million barrels of oil annually: that’s enough to fuel 1.3 million cars for an entire year. The US ships 1 billion bottles of water around a week in ships, trains, and trucks. That’s a weekly convoy equivalent to 37,800 18-wheelers delivering […]