Japan plans to release Radioactive Water into the Ocean

Japan plans to release Radioactive Water into the Ocean

A Problem For The World The Telegraph reports that "Water that the Japanese government is planning to release into the Pacific Ocean from the crippled Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear plant contains radioactive material well above legally permitted levels, according to the plant's operator and documents seen by The Telegraph." (emphasis added) “The government is running out…

Boiling Tap Water for a Boil Alert

Boiling Tap Water for a Boil Alert

Follow Boil Alerts Carefully Flooding or other natural disasters of any kind can affect water quality and often a boil alert will be put into place.  When a large event happens, like a hurricane that impacts a lot of people, the task of getting clean water can be even more challenging.  Each person must listen…

September is Emergency Preparedness Month

September is Emergency Preparedness Month

Are You Ready? September is emergency preparedness month, so it is a good time to take a moment to think about how you and your family can be ready for the unexpected.  Most experts agree that having a written plan and knowing what you would do makes facing emergencies easier.  Being prepared with the physical…