Is "Mostly Safe" Good Enough For Our Drinking Water?

Is "Mostly Safe" Good Enough For Our Drinking Water?

A commentary by Eldon C. Muehling In a recent article written by Joan Rose, Principal Investigator for Michigan State University’s Water Research, she again reminded us that most Americans take the quality of our drinking water for granted. We accept it as a convenience of modern life. This is true until something goes wrong with…

EPA Says Unsafe Drinking Water is Biggest Environmental Threat

EPA Says Unsafe Drinking Water is Biggest Environmental Threat

The Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) administrator Andrew Wheeler believes that unsafe drinking water is the biggest environmental threat that the world faces today. Speaking to CBS News, to mark World Water Day, Wheeler said "A lack of access to clean water is a more pressing concern than climate change... The effects of climate change are…