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Did you know? Water resources are dwindling not only due to the increase in the global population and its urbanisation, but also as a result of increasing drought, which is a consequence of climate change.

Dear Educators,

Spring is an excellent time to test water samples! Spring is always a very busy time for kit orders and requests. Order your kits now to receive your kits first! Operation Water Pollution kits can be sent immediately, and Operation Water Drop and Operation Water Biology kits will be sent again starting March 5, 2018.

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Elementary Operation Water Drop Kits

Students test their local drinking water and control water samples for 8 different components (alkalinity, ammonia, colour, copper, pH, sulphate, total chlorine, and total hardness). Then they compare their results to the Guidelines for Canadian Drinking Water Quality.

These kits cost $85 each (shipping is included).

These kits are recommended for students in grades 4 to 8.

Each kit is good for a one-time use with a class of approximately 30 students.

Elementary Operation Water Drop kits will start going out to schools again on March 5, 2018.

New for the 2017-2018 school year! Teachers will be able to enter their students’ results into a results website and everyone will be able to see the data from the Operation Water Drop kits on a map!

On the left, a student performs an alkalinity test included in an Elementary Operation Water Drop kit. On the right, a group of students conduct water testing with their teacher.

Buy Elementary Operation Water Drop Kits Online Now

Or, just pick up the phone and call us at 1-306-934-0389 and provide Visa or MasterCard information.

Or, mail a cheque payable to Safe Drinking Water Foundation to #1-912 Idylwyld Drive North, Saskatoon, SK S7L 0Z6.


High School Operation Water Drop Kits

Students test their local drinking water, control water samples, and three other water samples for 12 different components (alkalinity, ammonia, arsenic, colour, iron, manganese, nitrate, total chlorine, copper, pH, sulphate, and total hardness). Students compare their results to the Guidelines for Canadian Drinking Water Quality.

These kits (each kit contains enough materials to perform 60 analyses!) cost $170 each (shipping is included).

These kits are recommended for students in grades 9 to 12.

Each kit is good for a one-time use with a class of approximately 30 students.

High School Operation Water Drop kits will start going out to schools again on March 5, 2018.

New for the 2017-2018 school year! Teachers will be able to enter their students’ results into a results website and everyone will be able to see the data from the Operation Water Drop kits on a map!

On the left, students perform the arsenic test included in the High School Operation Water Drop kit in their school’s science lab. On the right, students are testing the ammonia of their drinking water.

Buy High School Operation Water Drop Kits Online Now

Or, just pick up the phone and call us at 1-306-934-0389 and provide Visa or MasterCard information.

Or, mail a cheque payable to Safe Drinking Water Foundation to #1-912 Idylwyld Drive North, Saskatoon, SK S7L 0Z6.


Operation Water Pollution Kits

These kits are composed of a digital Total Dissolved Solids (TDS) meter and a digital pH meter. These meters are guaranteed to be reusable for at least two years, so hundreds of students at your school can use them!

Students are given the role of different communities, which have different economic realities, and have to make decisions regarding water treatment.

The meters can also be used for other activities, testing (for example, as part of field trips), and many other uses.

Place your orders quickly, there are only 8 Operation Water Pollution kits left! An Operation Water Pollution kit can be sent to your school right away!

These kits cost $170 each (shipping is included) and are recommended for students in grades 5 to 12.

A high school student measures the TDS of a water sample by using a digital TDS meter which is guaranteed to be reusable for at least two years.

Buy an Operation Water Pollution Kit Online Now

Or, just pick up the phone and call us at 1-306-934-0389 and provide Visa or MasterCard information.

Or, mail a cheque payable to Safe Drinking Water Foundation to #1-912 Idylwyld Drive North, Saskatoon, SK S7L 0Z6.


Operation Water Biology Kits

Students perform hands-on analyses to learn about chlorine, chloramine, ammonia, and iron. Students learn about biological water treatment, a more effective and environmentally friendly method of treating drinking water.

These kits cost $170 each (shipping is included).

These kits are recommended for students in grades 9 to 12.

Each kit is good for a one-time use with a class of approximately 30 students.

Operation Water Biology kits will start going out to schools again on March 5, 2018.

These are just some examples of items which are included in Operation Water Biology kits. See the list of everything that is included in an Operation Water Biology kit.

Buy Operation Water Biology Kits Online Now

Or, just pick up the phone and call us at 1-306-934-0389 and provide Visa or MasterCard information.

Or, mail a cheque payable to Safe Drinking Water Foundation to #1-912 Idylwyld Drive North, Saskatoon, SK S7L 0Z6.

Order $425.00 or more worth of kits (any types – you can mix and match) to be sent to the same location and receive a 10% discount when you enter the code bulk discount!


About Safe Drinking Water Foundation and Their Educational Kits

The Safe Drinking Water Foundation (SDWF) is a registered Canadian charity which provides engaging and authentic water testing kits for students in grades 4-12, allowing them to learn firsthand about drinking water quality and the issues around having access to safe drinking water. These kits are complete and ready to use, with clear instructions and options for classroom applications.

SDWF kits have been used in over 2,600 different schools across Canada since 2001.

SDWF staff offer assistance to teachers and students every step of the way. We are always available if teachers have any questions regarding how to use the kit in their classroom, to brainstorm ideas for action projects, and to help students share what they learned with others. We are available to give presentations to your students and answer their questions via Skype, Google Hangouts, appear.in, or a webinar. All kits are available in French and English.

Find out more about Safe Drinking Water Foundation’s educational programs

Questions? Phone us (1-306-934-0389) or e-mail us (info@safewater.org), we’d be happy to chat with you!

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