Watermatters has terminated business with Berkey Water Systems

March 14th, 2023

Watermatters has been selling Berkeys since 2010. Berkey systems have been well loved by our customers for years. It is now time to end our relationship with Berkey due to ongoing ... More »

Pharmaceuticals – In Your Drinking Water?

The media makes frequent mention, these days, about pharmaceutical drugs showing up in drinking water.

Fortunately, this is not a concern for residents of Metro Vancouver because our water comes from protected mountainous watersheds that are situated above human habitation and activity.

In contrast, the vast majority of municipalities in North America, and around the world, are drawing their water supply from sources that are down stream from all manner of human, agricultural and industrial effluent, which may well include pharmaceutical drugs.