Harmful Forever Chemicals in our Drinking Water

Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) are a group of man-made chemicals that includes PFOA, PFOS, GenX, and many other chemicals. PFAS have been manufactured and used in a variety of industries around the globe, including in the United States since the 1940’s. PFOA and PFOS have been the most extensively produced and studied of these chemicals. Both chemicals are very persistent in the environment and in the human body – meaning they don’t break down and they can accumulate over time. There is evidence that exposure to PFAS can lead to adverse human health effects.

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The Scoop about Minerals

There are two types of minerals – organic and inorganic. Most consumers do not understand the process of mineral absorption. There are so many bottled water companies in the marketplace that produce and market products that have added minerals. What they fail to advertise is that your body simply cannot absorb minerals, organic or otherwise, from water.  Organic minerals are only derived from the earth and found in a variety of naturally grown foods.Continue reading

It’s All About the Grape

Who knew that such a simple fruit packed such a punch? These are no ordinary grapes; they are in a class all of their own. The Muscadine grapes are much more than a delicious fruit. They are cell protectors and free radical scavengers!

Free radicals are unstable atoms with unpaired electrons that can damage our cells, causing illness and aging.  Free radicals can break down healthy human tissues in a process called oxidation. As the body ages, it loses its ability to fight the effects of free radicals resulting in more free radicals, more oxidative stress, and more damage to cells.Continue reading

My Why! Five Years Ago Today!

Five years ago today I made a life-changing decision to leave my 20-year career to sell water. It was a decision I really struggled with….losing my position in ‘society’, my corner office, comfortable salary, and all those years I had ‘done my time’ to reach the top of my career.  What it came down to for me was answering a higher calling, to make a difference in the lives of others. Continue reading

Chlorine on Tap!

Water blog photo with a faucet and the words "Chlorine on Tap!"

Chlorine is a common agent used in the disinfecting process to remove bacteria. It is most often found in swimming pools and used for the purpose of ‘cleaning’ municipal tap water. While is has many useful purposes, it is also a known poison. It’s important to understand the risks associated with long-term exposure to Chlorine, whether you are swimming or showering in it, or consuming it.

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Not all Water is Created Equal: What’s the Difference?

Water blog photo of two children with glasses of water and text saying "Not all water is created equal. What's the difference?"

Le Bleu Guarantees the Highest Quality Water

Le Bleu provides consistent purity, gallon after gallon, year in, year out. No other water treatment technology can guarantee consistent quality time and time again. The purity of your drinking and cooking water is guaranteed with Le Bleu Ultra Pure Bottled Water. We challenge you to try Le Bleu at room temperature, and taste the difference.

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