Alkaline Water

How can I test the pH of my water?

For the testing of water pH we recommend a liquid pH testing solution or an electronic instrument. Note: You cannot use pH litmus paper to test water. We do not advise customers to check the pH of ou…

Updated 2 months ago by Graeme

Why is my Total Dissolved Solids (TDS) reading so high?

A TDS metre measures the total dissolved solids in your water - this includes both healthy minerals (such as calcium and magnesium) and harmful substances (such as lead and chlorine). Santevia filter…

Jonah Flores
Updated 3 months ago by Jonah Flores

The tap water where I live is considered "good quality". Why do I need a Santevia alkaline water filter?

Municipalities deliver water to our homes and businesses that is filtered and then treated with a primary disinfection to kill any bacteria and viruses. This is followed by a secondary disinfection u…

Updated 11 months ago by Graeme

How does it taste compared to tap water?

Many people find Santevia alkaline water tastes and feels smoother than conventional tap water. This difference results from the addition of beneficial trace minerals into the water, which provide a…

Francesca Prato
Updated 2 years ago by Francesca Prato

What is alkaline water?

Natural water on our planet ranges in pH from 6.5 to 9.0, depending on surrounding soil and vegetation, seasonal variations and weather, and even time of day responses to sunlight. Human activities,…

Michael Hutchinson
Updated 2 years ago by Michael Hutchinson

Is there research to support drinking alkaline water?

There is a growing body of research to support the benefits of maintaining your body at an optimum pH of 7.36. This research also provides an understanding of how drinking alkaline water can assist i…

Updated 2 years ago by Graeme