Tag: water catchment tank

Hotels and water softeners: What you need to know

In some parts of Europe, there’s a new trend of replacing toilet paper with a water softener to combat pollution, while others have banned it altogether.What is it, exactly?Water softeners have a similar chemical makeup to tap water, making them the most common form of plastic-based water treatment.They’re often...

New Zealand water shortages may be more serious than feared, says study

Water in the New Zealand lakes and rivers is running out, with water catchment tanks reaching capacity and giant water tanks threatening to fill up.Key points:The government says the water crisis is affecting thousands of people in the country and it is “a matter of life and death”Water shortages...