Network for the Environment and Social (Human) Security

Bottled Drinking Water

Posted by on Aug 28, 2010 in Water | 20 comments

Shop Now

This Article is Listed in Water Section, and has been viewed

(2679)

times.

GD Star Rating
loading...

Hydrogen is supposed the most plentiful element in the universe. This is the stuff, which feeds our sun. Water consists of two hydrogen atoms and one oxygen atom.
Without water life, as we know it, would not be possible. Certainly human beings, which are made of about 70 percent water, could not live. A human being can only survive for a couple of days without water. Only oxygen is more important! Only minutes without it and the human dies or gets the brain damaged.
About 70 percent of the surface of the earth are oceans. Even more areas of the earth are cover by sweet water, if the lakes, rivers and glaciers are taken into account. Water is also, as vapor, in the air and is felt as humidity and can be seen as clouds.

Despite all the water on earth, water fit for consumption by human beings is only about 1% of the fresh water and only 0.007% of all the water on earth. While world Population grows the amount of potable water remains the same or diminishes, because of pollution, Climate Change and the incisions of human beings in nature. The Water Peak will reach new heights!

One of the solutions offered by technology is to Desalinate water and so produce potable water. Contrary to what Nesseq suggests, the TOTEM System, the Reverse Osmosis technology is preferred. Although this technology demands a lot of energy and the potable water would be a by product of the TOTEM System.

All this is a matter for discussion. What is difficult to understand is, why water is becoming a economical commodity. Water is being sold in bottles in supermarkets. In the developed countries water from all over the world can be bought in bottles. Just like wine, which is produced in Chile and is sold in Europe. The problem is, that the Water Balance of the areas from which the water originates is getting disturbed. The water is being shipped off to far away countries. Water is added where it does not belong and this besides the fact that the whole process demands much energy. Not enough with this, all the plastic bottles are after their use just an addition to the garbage!

For such a banal product as potable water, which should be accessible in highest quality to every person in this world!

A after thought, could the next step be, that oxygen will be sold in bottles in supermarkets?

Bottled Drinking Water, 10.0 out of 10 based on 2 ratings
Share Button

20 Comments

Join the conversation and post a comment.

  1. Jack

    Having read this I thought it was very enlightening. I appreciate you taking the time to put this article together. Once again I find myself spending way to much time both reading and commenting. But so what, it was still worth it!

  2. water filters

    I wanted to thank you for this great read!! I definitely enjoying every little bit of it I have you bookmarked to check out new stuff you post

  3. PPC Advertising

    Oh, this is quite interesting. Actulally, I found your blog on google search. I will tell my friend about your blog later.

  4. スピリチュアル

    You must be a genious. I love your posts, will come back later.

  5. Commercial ice maker machine

    Just found your site on the internet and it is a pity that you’s site was not ranked higher as this is a good publish. To change i selected to save your blog post in order to my Rss or atom reader and I’ll try to say you in a single associated with my posts since you genuinely deserv more visitors whenever posting content material of this quality.

  6. Rufus Cuello

    After studying this I thought it was very informative. I respect you taking the time to place this weblog piece together. I once once more find myself spending way to a lot time both studying and commenting. What ever, it was nonetheless price it

  7. online multiplayer games

    Good blog! I really love how it is easy on my eyes and the info are well written. I am wondering how I might be notified whenever a new post has been made. I have subscribed to your rss feed which ought to do the trick! Have a nice day!

  8. odszkodowania

    Excellent blog! I actually love how it is easy on my eyes and also the data are well written. I am wondering how I might be notified whenever a new post has been made. I have subscribed to your rss feed which must do the trick! Have a nice day!

  9. Miss Hunter

    Did you all notice how well written this post is? I mean, it is clear that the writer wants to inform us rather then persuade, which is a big plus. I can definitely notice that behind each line there lies some tough research. I would also suggest that with each posting, you also address one question to your readers, in order to get more opinions, and to create room for some nice discussions on here!

  10. noclegi

    It is quite a useful point! In reality wanna express gratitude for that information you have shared. Just keep on creating this form of content. I most certainly will be your faithful subscriber. Thanks once more.

  11. Noclegi

    This is really a really super read for me, Have to admit you happen to be 1 from the best bloggers I ever saw.Thanks for posting this informative article.

  12. Lyme disease

    I just believed i’d write-up and let you know your personal blogs is practical for pointed out the helpful magic formula.I essentially adore your weblog.Properly, the posting is in realism the best on this really worth when topic. I concur together with your results and will excitedly seem forward to your forthcoming updates. Clearly saying thanks won’t just be enough, for your awesome lucidity inside your writing articles. I will immediately grab your rss feed to remain updated of any updates.Honest deliver the results and very much being successful in your show results and small business interests.Regardless retain up the excellent do the trick.Appreciate it.

  13. Sandra

    Bottled water is healthy water or so marketers would have us believe. Just look at the labels or the bottled water ads: deep, pristine pools of spring water; majestic alpine peaks; healthy, active people gulping down icy bottled water between biking in the park and a trip to the yoga studio.

    In reality, bottled water is just water. That fact isn’t stopping people from buying a lot of it. Estimates variously place worldwide bottled water sales at between $50 and $100 billion each year, with the market expanding at the startling annual rate of 7 percent.

    Bottled water is big business. But in terms of sustainability, bottled water is a dry well. It’s costly, wasteful and distracts from the brass ring of public health: the construction and maintenance of safe municipal water systems.

  14. Searscard

    Many thanks for this key fact marvelous piece; this is the sort of option that prevents me though out the day.I’ve recently been hunting around on your web-site following I learned about these from a good friend and was happy when I was able to come across it after searching for some time. Being a passionate blogger, I’m delighted to see other folks taking motivation and surrounding towards the community. I just needed to comment to exhibit my understanding on your post as it is rather pushing, and many internet writers will not get the credit score they should have. I’m certain I’ll be again and will send out a few of my mates.

  15. contracpetive methods

    I think you know how to write a definitely good post. Thanks!

  16. contraceptive pills

    much appreciated lots, I have to say your website is excellent!

  17. Shellman

    It could be their writing style, the passion for the subject they write about or that they post on a frequent basis.

  18. Nadia

    Hi there! Is it okay if I go a bit off topic? I am trying to read your domain on my iPad but it doesn’t display properly, do you have any suggestions? Thanks in advance! Nadia

    • Admin (Max)

      Hi Nadia,
      I’m sorry that your iPad does not display my website. But I really don’t know what to do. On my Nokia it works and on the iPhone of a friend it does as well. Perhaps you have to do something in the settings of your machine.
      Anyway, thanks a lot,
      Max

  19. Louis Barker

    liked this writing!

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *