Lead Contaminated Tap Water: What's Your Risk?

Lead Contaminated Tap Water: What's Your Risk?

It Started in Flint, Michigan Nearly everyone is familiar with the Flint Michigan Water Crisis where lead was being leached from old pipes into drinking water.  In 2014, in an effort to save money, the city of Flint switched from its original water provider to using water from the Flint River.  Shortly after that, many…

Water Quality in a Drought

Water Quality in a Drought

The Great California Drought: It’s been all over the news lately that California is getting into more and more trouble with the continuing drought and dwindling water supply. Not enough people are conserving it, crops need it and enforcing conservation is extremely difficult. While everyone is concerned about the amount of water being used, few…

Electrolytes in my Water

Electrolytes in my Water

What is an Electrolyte? Every so often we come across people who claim the main reason for not wanting to drink distilled water is they have heard that distilled water does not have any electrolytes in it. This is really pretty much the same objection that people are giving when they say that distilled water…

Water Pollution in China Escalates

More and More information is coming out about China’s horrible air pollution.  Even getting to work is posing a health hazard because of the thick smog in many urban areas.  What has not been getting the attention it deserves is the pollution in China’s water.  Water pollution is becoming a major problem In the country. …