Yes, Arsenic. Arsenic can be found in your water. Arsenic isn't just an element on the periodic table but it is TOXIC. It is a human carcinogen, it basically means cancer causing and you can exposed to this by various ways. Arsenic can be found in many inorganic and organic compound such as ground waters, fish, shellfish, poultry, grains, vegetables and etc. You can also contract arsenic by inhalation, ingestion and skin contact. Signs and symptoms of human carcinogen may vary from one individual to another. It has been identified many skin, bladder and lung cancer has shown a strong correlation with high level of exposure to contaminated water and dietary consumption. This is another reason why filtration of water is very important. You can take preventative measure to protect your family from exposure to arsenic. Many arsenic pesticide registrations in the United State has been inactive, placing people at risk every time we drinks our water. When purchasing a water filter unit, from large or small, make sure the unit has GAC (granular activated carbon). GAC not only removes arsenic but it removes other harmful contaminates.
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